David Copperfield is a boy who experiences the best and the worst
of life in 19th-century England. When David’s beloved mother dies,
his cruel stepfather mistreats him. David has to suffer fear and
loneliness at a barbaric boarding school before later, while still
a child, working in a London factory. He meets the handsome
deceiver, Steerforth, and the evil hypocrite, Uriah Heep. But he
also finds love and protection from the friends he can trust.