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Great Expectations

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 58 min.

Plot Summary
In this Dickens adaptation, orphan Pip (John Mills) discovers through lawyer Mr. Jaggers (Francis L. Sullivan) that a mysterious benefactor wishes to ensure that he becomes a gentleman. Reunited with his childhood patron, Miss Havisham (Martita Hunt), and his first love, the beautiful but emotionally cold Estella (Valerie Hobson), he discovers that the elderly spinster has gone mad from having been left at the altar as a young woman, and has made her charge into a warped, unfeeling heartbreaker.

Cast: John Mills , Valerie Hobson , Bernard Miles , Francis L. Sullivan , Finlay Currie , Martita Hunt , Anthony Wager , Jean Simmons

Director: David Lean

Genres: Drama

Great Expectations (1946)

Release Date: May 27th, 1947|1 hr. 58 min.

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