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Great Expectations

Great Expectations(1946)

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Brief Synopsis

A mysterious benefactor finances a young boy's education.

Cast & Crew

David Lean Director
John Mills Pip Pirrip
Valerie Hobson Estella; Estella'S Mother
Bernard Miles Joe Gargery
Martita Hunt Miss Havisham
Finlay Currie Abel Magwitch
Anthony Wager Pip--As A Child
Jean Simmons Estella--As A Child
Alec Guinness Herbert Pocket
Ivor Barnard Wemmick
Freda Jackson Mrs Gargery
Torin Thatcher Bentley Drummie
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1946 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Kino International .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor (Re-Release/ Usa), .....Domestic Tv Distributor (Tv-Usa)
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  • Great Expectations

    John 2013-08-02

    Overall-3 and 1/2 out of 5Lead Performers-4/5Supporting Cast-4/5Director-4/5Score-4/5Titles-2/5Screenplay-3/5Cinematography-4/5Importance-2/5Recommendation... MORE>

  • Great Expectations Exceeds All Expectations

    James Rodgers 2013-07-28

    The book titled Great Expectations was required reading for me in high school: the year was 1974. Viewing a VHS tape or DVD of the movie then was unheard... MORE>

  • Great Expectations

    Dashiell B. 2012-11-27

    Amazing film from Lean has a haunting & unforgettable opening. Fine performances bring the eccentric Dickensian characters to life, particularly Mills,... MORE>