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Great Expectations

Rating:PG-13 (for some violence including disturbing images)
Genre:Drama, Romance
Release Date:November 8, 2013
Running time:128 minutes
Cast:Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Holliday Grainger, Jason Flemyng, Holliday Grainger
Director:Mike Newell
Producer:Stephen Woolley, Elizabeth Karlsen, David Faigenblum, Emanuel Michael
Writer:Charles Dickens
Distributor:Main Street Films

Web Site: http://www.greatexpectationsfilm.com/

Description: Based on the beloved novel by Charles Dickens, Great Expectations is the coming-of-age story of humble orphan Pip, who dreams of becoming a gentleman. In love with a beautiful and damaged girl of a different class, he fears his love will never be reciprocated. Unexpectedly, with the help of an unknown benefactor, his hopes are realized and his new life as a gentleman takes many turns. Filled with traditional Dickensian stories of wealth & poverty, love & rejection and the eventual triumph of good over evil.

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