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Our Mutual Friend

Julian Farino, 1998

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Our Mutual Friend
Charles Dickens, 1865

Our Mutual Friend is a TV mini-series directed by Julian Farino in 1998 and based on the book of the same name by Charles Dickens, first published in 1865. The TV series features Paul McGann, Keeley Hawes, Dominic Mafham, David Bradley, Anna Friel, Peter Vaughan, and others.

What users say

“The TV series is better than the book”

But the book is worth reading.

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RATING

8.1

/ 10

TV Mini-Series Poster: Our Mutual Friend (Julian Farino, 1998)

8.1

/ 10

Book Cover: Our Mutual Friend (Charles Dickens, 1865)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of Our Mutual Friend, the 1865 book by Charles Dickens.

Our Mutual Friend

Read by: David Troughton

Storyline

John Harmon, a young man whose inheritance depends on his marrying a woman he has never met, is found dead in the River Thames. The fortune passes into the hands of the working-class Boffins, who take into their new home both Bella Wilfer and a mysterious secretary known as Rokesmith. Meanwhile, Lizzie Hexam, the daughter of the boatman suspected of Harmon’s murder, is pursued by two suitors.

Genres

Movie vs Book

Poster of Our Mutual Friend, the 1998 TV series by Julian Farino

Year

1998

Minutes

350

Movie Rate

8.10

Source: IMDb

TV Mini-Series

Our Mutual Friend

Country: UK

Year: 1998

Length: 5h50m / 4 episodes

Cover of Our Mutual Friend, the 1865 book by Charles Dickens

Year

1865

Pages

801

Book Rate

8.16

S: Goodreads

Book

Our Mutual Friend

Country: UK

First published in: 1865

Length: 801 pages

Genre: Fiction

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User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of Our Mutual Friend, the 1998 TV series by Julian Farino

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TV series

IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of Our Mutual Friend, the 1998 TV series by Julian Farino

WATCH

Yes

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21% No

11 votes

3 votes

book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of Our Mutual Friend, the 1865 book by Charles Dickens

READ

Yes

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38% No

8 votes

5 votes

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