Great expectations
DVD
1998
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In the gloom of a country graveyard, a young boy encounters an escaped convict, a chance meeting that years later leads the boy to tragedy, mystery and wealth.

Item Details
Series:
Criterion collection
Criterion collection ; 31.
Subjects:
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Film and video adaptations.
England -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Drama.
Feature films.
Orphans -- England -- Drama.
Genre:
Drama.
Film adaptations.
Other Authors:
Barnard, Ivor, 1887-1953.
Cineguild (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Currie, Finlay, 1878-1968.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Great expectations.
Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000.
Havelock-Allan, Anthony.
Hobson, Valerie, 1917-1998.
Home Vision (Firm)
Hunt, Martita, 1900-1969.
Jackson, Freda.
Janus Films.
Lean, David, 1908-1991.
McGivern, Cecil, -1963.
Miles, Bernard, 1907-1991.
Mills, John, 1908-2005.
Neame, Ronald.
Rank, J. Arthur, 1888-1972.
Simmons, Jean, 1929-2010.
Sullivan, Francis L.
Wager, Anthony, 1932-1990.
Walsh, Kay.
ISBN:
9780780021273
0780021274
Description:
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical monaural Dolby Digital mono
videodisc
video file DVD video
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: NR
Other Title:
Title on container: David Lean's great expectations
Notes:
Based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1946.
"The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container.
Interactive menus include chapter selection, theatrical trailer.
Photographer, Guy Green; editor, Jack Harris; music, Walter Goehr; production designer, John Bryan.
John Mills, Valerie Hobson, Bernard Miles, Francis L. Sullivan, Martita Hunt, Finlay Currie, Alec Guinness, Ivor Barnard, Freda Jackson, Anthony Wager, Jean Simmons.
DVD; Dolby digital mono.
Contents:
David Lean's Great expectations / Anthony Havelock-Allen, David Lean, Cecil McGiven, Ronald Neame, Kay Walsh
Peter Brook's Lord of the flies / Peter Brooks
Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack's The most dangerous game / James Ashmore Creelman
David Lean's Oliver Twist / Stanley Haynes, David Lean.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
GRE270
GRE270
Link to PAC
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