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Old Curiosity Shop (2007)  link to Old Curiosity Shop on IMDb  

Number: 2350

poster Old Curiosity Shop

IMDb Rating:
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6.5/10 (625 votes)

Country: Ireland, 93 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama

Director(s): Brian Percival

Video Codec: Unknown

Storyline:
Nell Trent lives with her grandfather, the proprietor of the Old Curiosity Shop. Grandfather has a disquieting secret, a gambling addiction fed by high-interest loans from the bully Daniel Quilp. The villainous Quilp wants to get possession of the shop, and Nell. In league with his lawyer Samson Brass and Samson's sister Sally, Quilp seizes Grandfather's assets. But Nell organizes an escape from the shop in the dead of night, and she and Grandfather begin a harrowing odyssey through the English countryside with their nemesis in hot pursuit. Convinced that there is a family fortune to be gained, Nell's brother Fred and his friend Dick Swiveller join in the chase. Meanwhile, Nell and Grandfather encounter a slew of eccentric characters, including Mrs. Jarley, who runs a lurid traveling waxworks where Nell and Grandfather earn a meager wage for a brief time. Nell and her grandfather are eventually forced to beg for survival. Will Nell's young friend Kit Nubbles and a mysterious stranger ...

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Cast:

photo Derek Jacobi Derek Jacobi Grandfather
photo Toby Jones Toby Jones Daniel Quilp
photo Sophie Vavasseur Sophie Vavasseur Nell Trent
photo Gina McKee Gina McKee Sally Brass
photo Adam Godley Adam Godley Samson Brass

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.78:1