David Lean's version of the immortal classic. Oliver is an orphan who runs away from the workhouse and the bullying Mr Bumble. Homeless and hungry, he meets the Artful Dodger who brings him to the attention of Fagin.
This drama is the story of the chain of events which lead to Oliver Twist's anonymous birth in the Parish Workhouse. Filled with dark comedy, astonishing vivacity and soaring imagination, writer Alan Bleasdale takes on the might of Charles Dickens.
In her fourth Oscar-winning performance, Katharine Hepburn plays Ethel Theyer, a sweet, sensitive woman trying to hold together three generations of her family as tensions and tempers rise during a visit from her daughter.
This hilarious hospital-based sitcom features a trio of very different patients forever playing a game of one-upmanship, getting into scrapes with one another and at the same time giving grief to the overworked and irritable hospital staff.