In what might be the biggest difference of opinion Dorin and Kendyl have ever had about a film, the two discuss The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019), the structure and tone, and most importantly, the waistcoats.
- Written by Armando Iannucci and Simon Blackwell
- Directed by Armando Iannucci
- Starring Dev Patel, Rosalind Eleazar, Tilda Swinton, Peter Capaldi, and Hugh Laurie
- Based on the novel by Charles Dickens, covered on episode #290
Question of the Week: Do you feel like this is a good distillation of the themes and story of David Copperfield? If you’ve never read the book, do you feel this gave you a good handle on what the story was about?