Great Expectations

  • 1934
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Uninspired Hollywood version of the Charles Dickens classic starring Holmes as Pip, the young orphan boy who rises to prominence with the help of his life-long mysterious benefactor. A weak adaptation filled with disappointing performances from a cast capable of better. Valerie Hobson shone much brighter as Estella in the vastly superior 1946 version directed...read more