Oliver!

Oliver! (1968)

Genres - Drama, Family, Music  |   Sub-Genres - Musical  |   Release Date - Sep 27, 1968  |   Run Time - 153 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - G
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Oliver! is a 1968 British musical drama film directed by Carol Reed and based on the stage musical of the same name, with book, music and lyrics written by Lionel Bart. The screenplay was written by Vernon Harris.

Both the film and play are based on Charles Dickens' novel Oliver Twist. The film includes several musical numbers, including "Food, Glorious Food", "Consider Yourself", "As Long as He Needs Me", "You've Got to Pick a Pocket or Two" and "Where Is Love?".

Filmed in Shepperton Film Studio in Surrey, the film was a Romulus Films production and was distributed internationally by Columbia Pictures.

At the 41st Academy Awards for 1968, Oliver! was nominated for eleven Academy Awards and won six, including Awards for Best Picture, and Best Director for Carol Reed. At the 26th Golden Globe Awards the film won two Golden Globes for Best Film - Musical or Comedy, and Best Actor - Musical or Comedy for Ron Moody.

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Budget

$10,000,000

Tags

19th Century, British, Charles Dicken, Coming Of Age/Teen, Dog, Fagin, Film Based On A Novel, Literary, Oliver Twist, Orphan, Orphanage, Pickpocket, Remake

Attributes

Based On: based on plays, Oliver Twist, Oliver!
Narrative Location: England, London
Subject: child abuse, murder, prostitution
Time Period: Victorian era

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Lionel Bart's Oliver!
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Oliver
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Oliver!
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Oliver! - Innocent Angels
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Oliver! - Masum melekler
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Όλιβερ
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Олівер!
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Оливер!
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Оливър
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オリバー!
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孤雛淚
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올리버!
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