Great Expectations

  • 1999
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, Historical

Though David Lean’s 1946 version of Charles Dickens' novel remains definitive, screenwriter Tony Marchant’s adaptation — though abridged — is extremely faithful to the novel. In an isolated riverside section of 19th-century England, orphaned Pip (Gabriel Thomson) lives with his resentful sister, Mrs. Joe (Lesley Sharp), and her kindly...read more