Personal History, Adventures, Experience, and Observation of David Copperfield the YoungerThe Personal History, Adventures, Experience, & Observation of David Copperfield the Younger
is a 1935
film based upon the Charles Dickens novel
. It starred Freddie Bartholomew as young David Copperfield, Frank Lawton as the older David Copperfield, Edna May Oliver as Aunt Betsey, Basil Rathbone
as Mr. Murdstone, Una O'Connor as Mrs. Gummidge, Lionel Barrymore
as Dan Peggotty, Elsa Lanchester
as Clickett and W.C. Fields
The film was adapted by Hugh Walpole, Howard Estabrook and Lenore J. Coffee from the Dickens novel, and directed by George Cukor.