The Personal History of David Copperfield, set in the nineteenth century, tells the life story of the young David Copperfield. After being evicted by his stepfather, David moves from one adventure to another. He meets some of the most eccentric characters of Victorian England, such as his extravagant Aunt Betsy. His journey takes him from rags to wealth and back, but the studious Copperfield braves both fortunes and adversity with his head held high. With Dev Patel, Hugh Laurie, Tilda Swinton and others.