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Duration: 1 hour, 57 minutes

Historical drama set during the French Revolution. A young English lawyer falls for the wife of a French nobleman and finds himself caught up in one of history's bloodiest uprisings. This was the sixth film adaptation of Dickens's famous novel. Unlike most of the others, this was actually shot in England and France.

Last on

Mon 29 Jul 2013 12:00 BBC Two


Sydney Carton
Dirk Bogarde
Lucie Manette
Dorothy Tutin
Jarvis Lorry
Cecil Parker
Dr Manette
Stephen Murray
Miss Pross
Athene Seyler
Marquis St Evremonde
Christopher Lee
John Barsad
Donald Pleasance
Madame Defarge
Rosalie Crutchley
Charles Darney
Paul Guers
Ernest Defarge
Duncan Lamont
Jerry Cruncher
Alfie Bass
Ralph Thomas
Betty E Box
TEB Clarke


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