The Pickwick Papers (1952) Movie poster and book cover compared.

The Pickwick Papers

Noël Langley, 1952

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The Pickwick Papers
Charles Dickens, 1837

The Pickwick Papers is a movie directed by Noël Langley in 1952 and based on the book of the same name by Charles Dickens, first published in 1837. The movie features James Hayter, James Donald, Nigel Patrick, Joyce Grenfell, Hermione Gingold, Hermione Baddeley, and others.

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Movie Poster: The Pickwick Papers (Noël Langley, 1952)

7.6

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Book Cover: The Pickwick Papers (Charles Dickens, 1837)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of The Pickwick Papers, the 1837 book by Charles Dickens.

The Pickwick Papers

Read by: Peter Batchelor

Storyline

The Pickwick Club sends Mr. Pickwick and a group of friends to travel across England and to report back on the interesting things they find. In the course of their travels, they repeatedly encounter the friendly but disreputable Mr. Jingle, who becomes a continual source of trouble for all who know him.

Movie vs Book

Poster of The Pickwick Papers, the 1952 movie by Noël Langley

Year

1952

Minutes

109

Movie Rate

6.90

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Pickwick Papers

Country: UK

Year: 1952

Length: 1h49m

Cover of The Pickwick Papers, the 1837 book by Charles Dickens

Year

1837

Pages

801

Book Rate

7.68

S: Goodreads

Book

The Pickwick Papers

Original title: The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club

Country: UK

First published in: 1837

Length: 801 pages

Genre: Fiction

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