Great Expectations Poster

Release Date: 1934

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
A young boy, Pip (George Breakston), encounters an escaped prisoner, Magwitch (Henry Hull), and steals food for him. After the convict is captured, Pip meets the reclusive Miss Havisham (Florence Reed) and her niece, Estella (Anne Howard), eventually becoming friends with the girl. Wealth comes to Pip via a mysterious benefactor and he goes off to London for an education. As adults, Pip (Phillips Holmes) and Estella (Jane Wyatt) become romantic, and Pip learns the identity of his patron.

Cast: Henry Hull, Phillips Holmes, Jane Wyatt, Florence Reed, Alan Hale, Rafaela Ottiano, Walter Armitage, Jackie Searl

Director: Stuart Walker

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Growing up, Underdog, Mystery, Moving, Temptation, Sister, Love, Melodramatic, Emotional, London