Great Expectations

Recast as a tale of erotic obsession and shallow celebrity, Charles Dickens' Great Expectations becomes director Alfonso Cuaron's sadly lush ode to exploited youth, a visual feast that never loses sight of the bitter toll the plot's twists and turns take on its characters. Ten-year-old Finn Bell is a Florida wharf rat whose escape from his hardscrabble...read more

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Great Expectations - Official Trailer
01:38 — An updated version of Dickens' classic novel of a young man who falls in love with an unusual childhood acquaintance is set in modern America.
Great Expectations - Trailer
02:02 — An updated version of Dickens' classic novel of a young man who falls in love with an unusual childhood acquaintance is set in modern America.

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  • Released: 1998
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Recast as a tale of erotic obsession and shallow celebrity, Charles Dickens' Great Expectations becomes director Alfonso Cuaron's sadly lush ode to exploited youth, a visual feast that never loses sight of the bitter toll the plot's twists and turns take… (more)

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