Approved | | Drama
A kindly shop owner whose overwhelming gambling debts allow a greedy landlord to seize his shop of dusty treasures. Evicted and with no way to pay his debts, he and his granddaughter flee.
Although Thomas Bentley filmed several Dickens adaptations, this was his only talkie.
The shadows of the camera, the cameraman and camera stand can be seen in the opening scene as the Bristol Mayfair pulls away.
Closing credits epilogue: "Such are the changes Which a few years bring about, And so do things pass away Like a tale that is told"