Oliver is born into poverty and misfortune - the son of an unmarried mother, who dies shortly after his birth. He is soon delivered to the workhouse, where the cruel Mr. Bumble oversees children tormented by starvation and suffering. When Oliver dares to ask for more gruel, he finds himself cast out and forced to make his own way in the world...
|First Air Date||2007-12-18|
|Last Air Date||2007-12-22|
|Episode Runtime||00 Hours 30 Minutes|
|Total Episode(s) on All Seasons||5|
|Production Companies||BBC One, WGBH Boston, BBC|