Oliver Twist


2h 10m 2005

Brief Synopsis

Abandoned at an early age, Oliver Twist is forced to live in a workhouse lorded over by the awful Mr. Bumble, who cheats the boys of their meager rations. Desperate yet determined, Oliver makes his escape to the streets of London. Penniless and alone, he is lured into a world of crime by the sinister Fagin--the mastermind of a gang of pint-sized pickpockets. Oliver's rescue by the kindly Mr. Brownlow is only the beginning of a series of adventures that lead him to the promise of a better life.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2005
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Prague, Czech Republic; United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 10m

Synopsis

Abandoned at an early age, Oliver Twist is forced to live in a workhouse lorded over by the awful Mr. Bumble, who cheats the boys of their meager rations. Desperate yet determined, Oliver makes his escape to the streets of London. Penniless and alone, he is lured into a world of crime by the sinister Fagin--the mastermind of a gang of pint-sized pickpockets. Oliver's rescue by the kindly Mr. Brownlow is only the beginning of a series of adventures that lead him to the promise of a better life.

Crew

Malgosia Abramowska

Assistant

Anna Adamaszek

Art Department

Phillippe Amouroux

Foley Recordist

Catherine Athon

Post-Production

Jille Azis

Set Decorator

Armin Bach

Best Boy

Sylvie Balloy

Accountant

Ota Bares

Animal Trainer

Bara Barova

Property Master

Alice Bartosova

Graphic Designer

Iva Bartova

Costumes

Karel Bastar

Electrician

Sylvette Baudrot

Script Coordinator

Michele Baylis

Makeup Artist

Nicolas Becker

Foley Artist

Jan Belohradsky

Electrician

Dr. Borek Benes

Medic

Robert Benmussa

Producer

Tomas Beseda

Electrician

Nancy Bishop

Casting Director

Jan Blazicek

Scenic Artist

Milan Blazko

Studio Camera Operator

Jean-marie Blondel

Sound Mixer

Antonin Bocek

Generator Operator

Ondrej Bocek

Gaffer

Marketa Bockova

Coordinator

Jean-denis Borel

Other

Dennis Bosher

Art Department

Ales Bosticka

Production Manager

Loik Bouineau

Digital Effects Artist

Katia Boutin

Dialogue Editor

Katia Boutin

Audio Mixer

Jumbo Brightwell

Song Performer

Milos Brosinger

Special Effects Technician

Manfred Buettner

Visual Effects Producer

Miloslav Bulvas

Props

Timothy Burrill

Executive Producer

David Bush

Visual Effects Supervisor

Lionel Cassan

Editor

Vaclav Cerny

Swing Gang

Tomas Cervenka

Sound Engineer

Daniel Champagnon

Line Producer

Daniel Champgnon

Production Manager

Roy Chapman

Propman

Jonathan Cheetham

Compositing Supervisor

Arnaud Chelet

Digital Effects Artist

Olivier Chiavassa

Film Lab

Sarka Cimbalova

Coordinator

Zuzana Cizmarova

Art Department

Jane Clive

Costume Designer

Gurwal Coic-gallas

Sound Editor

Paul Conway

Adr Supervisor

Chris Cozens

Music

Lesley Cross

Props Buyer

Jiri Ctvrtecka

Rigging Grip

Stephanie Dargent

Matte Painter

Isabelle Dassonville

Assistant

Libor Datel

Swing Gang

Zdenek Datel

Propman

Jaroslav David

Construction Manager

Herve De Luze

Editor

Oliver Debert

Digital Effects Artist

Dimitri Delacovias

Matte Painter

Jacques Delzescaux

Digital Effects Artist

Steve Dent

Other

Chris Dibble

Music Scoring Mixer

Chris Dibble

Music

Charles Dickens

Source Material

Laura Dishington

Graphic Artist

Philippe Donge

Sound

Gustave Dore

Other

Judy Ducker

Props Buyer

Jon Duncan

Accountant

Linda Dvorakova

Hair

Linda Dvorakova

Makeup

Pawel Edelman

Director Of Photography

Jacqueline Edwards

Production Coordinator

Monika Enicka

Accountant

Geraldine Falieu

Sound Editor

Miroslav Fantys

Costume Coordinator

Guy Ferrandis

Photography

Jiri Filipovsky

Electrician

Veronika Finkova

Production Supervisor

James Fitzpatrick

Original Music

Sarah Flament

Visual Effects

Mat Ford

Tutor

Celestia Fox

Casting Director

Colin Fox

Props

James Freedman

Consultant

Veronika Gavlakova

Assistant

Florian Gellinger

Visual Effects Supervisor

Barry Gibbs

Property Master

Gabriela Glass-bohmova

Production Coordinator

Martina Gotthansova

Assistant Director

Jean Goudier

Sound Editor

Rene Graf

Props

Jean-max Guerin

Hair Stylist

Zbigniew Gutowski

Camera Focus Puller

Romana Hajkova

Animal Trainer

Martin Hanus

Other

Frederic Hardy

Other

Pavel Hartmann

Propman

Alex Harwood

Art Department

Ronald Harwood

Screenplay

Daniel Havelka

Rigging Grip

Clare Heneghan

Digital Effects Artist

Barbara Higgins

Tailor

Vojta Hlavicka

Assistant Director

Roman Hodek

Grip

Tereza Honsova

Painter

Katherine J Hook

Tutor

Jiri Hrstka

Casting

Lada Hruby

Unit Manager Assistant

Jan Hrusa

Property Master

Jay Hrusa

Assistant

Tomas Hruska

Unit Manager Assistant

Dean Humphreys

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jiri Husak

Unit Manager

Roman Illovsky

Art Director

Marcela Jahodova

Accountant

Pavel Jelen

Wardrobe Supervisor

Martin Jelinek

Propman

Karolina Jirova

Wardrobe Assistant

Alex Johnson

Casting Director

Stanislav Kabat

Generator Operator

Milos Kabela

Grip

Lenka Kadlecova

Production Coordinator

Josef Kalina

Construction Manager

Jindra Koci

Art Director

Martin Kotek

Propman

Jan Kotik

Graphic Designer

Milena Koubkova

Art Director

Alena Koucka

Wardrobe Assistant

Karolina Koutna

Other

Stefan Kovacik

Art Department

Jiri Kreicir

Location Manager

Michal Krejca

Costumes

Martin Kubricht

Propman

Marek Kukawski

Art Department

Adam Kulhavy

Stunt Double

Lucie Kuprova

Makeup Assistant

Lucie Kuprova

Hair Assistant

Robert Lahoda

Stunt Coordinator

Marc Latil

Digital Effects Artist

Didier Lavergne

Makeup Designer

Anne Le Campion

Adr

Lukas Lehoucka

Props

Radek Lehoucka

Props Buyer

Wei Qiang Liang

Tailor

Stephane Lioret

Boom Operator

Paul Lowe

Stunt Man

Yvan Lucas

Colorist

Petr Lukavec

Special Effects Technician

Robert Lukowski

Key Grip

Olda Mach

Assistant Director

Radim Macha

Animal Trainer

Jiri Macke

Props Buyer

Chirag Malde

Auditor

Sirish Malde

Auditor

Anna Forstova Malehova

Painter

Samiha Malehova

Painter

Martin Mares

Animal Trainer

Tamara Marini

Art Department

Petr Marousek

Propman

Sara Mathers

Assistant Set Decorator

Jiri Matolin

Art Director

Pierre Mavrov

Painter

Malika Mazauric

Digital Effects Artist

James Mcgowan

Assistant Set Decorator

David Mears

Scenic Artist

David Meeking

Scenic Artist

Margot Meynier

Assistant Editor

Vera Mirova

Wardrobe Supervisor

Sarah Moore

Costumes

Petr Moravec

Executive Producer

Frederic Moreau

Visual Effects Supervisor

Petr Nemecek

Assistant Director

Ondrej Nerud

Unit Production Manager

Milan Novak

Rigging Grip

Ales Novotny

Carpenter

Martin Oberlander

Special Effects

Michal Olah

Studio Camera Operator

Keith Pain

Art Director

Sarah Parfitt

Casting

Laura Park

Production Coordinator

Darryl Paterson

Props Buyer

Peter Paul

Wardrobe

Miroslav Pavlik

Unit Manager Assistant

Nenad Pecur

Assistant Designer

Vaclav Petr

Production Manager

Chantal Peyrieras

Assistant

Robert Pinnow

Special Effects Coordinator

Fancoise Piraud

Post-Production

Markus Pohlus

Steadicam Operator

Richard Pointing

Wardrobe Supervisor

Waldemar Pokromski

Other

Katerina Polanska

Wardrobe Assistant

Roman Polanski

Producer

Roman Polanski

Other

Greggory Poncelet

Sound

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2005
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Releasing
Location
Prague, Czech Republic; United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 10m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Expanded Release in United States September 30, 2005

Released in United States Fall September 23, 2005

Released in United States on Video January 24, 2006

Released in United States September 2005

Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Special Presentation) September 8-17, 2005.

Based on the novel "Oliver Twist" written by Charles Dickens; published by Penguin Books April, 2003.

Charles Dickens' novel "Oliver Twist" has been adapted for the screen more than a dozen times.

Released in United States on Video January 24, 2006

Released in United States September 2005 (Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Special Presentation) September 8-17, 2005.)

Released in United States Fall September 23, 2005

Expanded Release in United States September 30, 2005