Picks and Pans Review: Oliver Twist

updated 03/22/1982 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 03/22/1982 AT 01:00 AM EST

CBS (9-11 p.m. ET)

Unmellowed by song, this vibrant remade-for-TV classic is alternately grim and energetic with George C. Scott as the avaricious Fagin, Richard Charles as Oliver and Tim Curry as the evil Sikes.

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