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Great expectations / BBC TV ; produced by George Ormond ; screenplay by Sarah Phelps ; directed by Brian Kirk.

Phelps, Sarah, 1966- (Screenwriter). Kirk, Brian, 1968- (Added Author). Winstone, Ray, 1957- (Added Author). Anderson, Gillian, 1968- (Added Author). Suchet, David. (Added Author). Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 Great expectations. (Added Author). British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service. (Added Author). PBS Distribution (Firm) (Added Author). David Suchet, Gillian Anderson, Ray Winstone. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608836635
  • ISBN: 1608836630
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Original UK ed.
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS Distribution, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Screenplay by Sarah Phelps.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Suchet, Gillian Anderson, Ray Winstone.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast BBC One in three parts in 2011.
Summary, etc.:
Nothing is quite as it seems in this lush retelling of Dickens' classic coming-of-age story with colorful characters: conspirators, rogues, rakes, and wretches.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen presentation; stereo.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Orphans > Drama.
Poor children > Drama.
Ex-convicts > Drama.
Benefactors > Drama.
Young men > Drama.
Revenge > Drama.
Poor children.
Young men.
England > Drama.
Genre: Drama films.
Television movies.
Coming-of-age television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Historical television programs.
Television adaptations.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Coming-of-age television programs.
Made-for-TV movies.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.