Great Expectations

Opening Date:

November 8, 2013

Cast:

Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Holliday Grainger, Jason Flemyng, Holliday Grainger

Director:

Mike Newell

Genre:

Drama, Romance

Run Time:

2 hr. 08 min.

MPAA Rating:

PG13 for some violence including disturbing images

Synopsis:

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.