Great expectations /

by Phelps, Sarah [aus]; Kirk, Brian; Winstone, Ray; Anderson, Gillian; Suchet, David; Dickens, Charles; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; PBS Distribution (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [United States] : PBS Distribution, ©2012; ©2012Edition: Original UK ed.Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 180 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 9781608836635; 1608836630.Language note: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.Uniform titles: Masterpiece theatre (Television program).Subject(s): Orphans -- Drama | Poor children -- Drama | Ex-convicts -- Drama | Benefactors -- Drama | Young men -- Drama | Revenge -- Drama | Poor children -- fiction | Ex-convicts -- Fiction | Benefactors -- fiction | Young men -- Fiction | Revenge -- Fiction | Television Series | England -- Drama | England | Drama films | Television movies | Television series | Television adaptations | Fiction television programs | Historical television programs | Coming-of-age television programs | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Drama | Television programs | Video recordings for the hearing impairedCast: David Suchet, Gillian Anderson, Ray Winstone.Summary: 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.
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Gillian Anderson, David Suchet, Ray Winstone, Douglas Booth, and Vanessa Kirby star in this retelling of Great Expectations, the classic coming-of-age tale of an orphan whose plans to become a blacksmith are interrupted when a fateful run-in leaves him as playmate to the adopted daughter of a wealthy, yet reclusive neighbor. ~ Tracie Cooper, Rovi

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Based on the novel by Charles Dickens.

For private home use only.

Screenplay by Sarah Phelps.

David Suchet, Gillian Anderson, Ray Winstone.

Originally broadcast BBC One in three parts in 2011.

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.

DVD, widescreen presentation; stereo.

Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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