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Nicholas Nickleby

Synopsis
Shortened adaptation of Charles Dickens’ novel. Includes the sequences where Nicholas joins the Crummles’ company and plays Romeo in their production of Romeo and Juliet.
Country
United States
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Silent
Year of release
1912
Duration
21 mins; 1,872 feet

Credits

Director
George O. Nicholls
Writer
Charles Dickens
Cast
Harry BenhamNicholas Nickleby (Romeo)
Justus D. BarnesRalph Nickleby

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Travelling players

Production Company

Name

Thanhauser Film Corporation

Archive

Name

BFI National Archive

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