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3 things about David Lean’s OLIVER TWIST

Oliver Twist [1948] 1. He impulsively hugs her. 2. Chimney pot splashing into the canal. 3. “If the law supposes that, the law is a ass! A idiot!”

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3 things about Roman Polanski’s OLIVER TWIST

Oliver Twist [2005] 1. Violence. The blood splattering on the table, just in front of the dog’s nose. Quick cutaway. 2. Jamie Foreman, as Bill Sykes, kept reminding me of Jack Black. Hmm. 3. The boy with the hoop is … Continue reading

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