The Personal History of David Copperfield

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From birth to infancy, from adolescence to adulthood, the good-hearted David Copperfield is surrounded by kindness, wickedness, poverty and wealth, as he meets an array of remarkable characters in Victorian England. As David sets out to be a writer, in his quest for family, friendship, romance and status, the story of his life is the most seductive tale of all.

Performance Times

Duration: 119 mins

Director: Armando Iannucci


BBFC Classification: PG - Parental Guidance

Cast: Yûho Yamashita, Peter Capaldi, Ben Whishaw, Dev Patel, Aneurin Barnard, Tilda Swinton, Hugh Laurie