DescriptionThis Ealing production of Charles Dickens' novel stars Cedric Hardwicke as the eponymous hero. The duplicitous scheming of an avaricious uncle robs Nicholas Nickleby of his rightful inheritance. In order to care for his family, Nicholas is forced to leave his schoolmaster's post, and seek his fortune as a travelling entertainer.
Derek Bond • Cedric Hardwicke • Alfred Drayton • Bernard Miles • Sally Ann Howes • Jill Balcon • Cyril Fletcher • Stanley Holloway • Mary Merrall • Cathleen Nesbitt • Vera Pearce • Athene Seyler • Sybil Thorndike • Aubrey Woods
Interactive Menus\Bonus Footage\Trailers\Interviews: BFI Dickens Season Curators Adrian Wootton & Michael Eaton, Dickens biographer Michael Slater
• Certificate: U • Format: DVD • Number of Discs: 1 • Running Time: 107 minutes • Language: English