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Violence and Victorian gentility meet in this powerful adaptations of one of Dickens's greatest creations, his most piercing examination of upward mobility.

  1. James Andrew Hall


Series Cast

  1. Gerry Sundquist


    13 Episodes

  2. Derek Francis as Mr Jaggers

    Derek Francis

    Mr Jaggers

    13 Episodes

  3. Stratford Johns as Magwitch

    Stratford Johns


    13 Episodes

  4. Joan Hickson as Miss Havisham

    Joan Hickson

    Miss Havisham

    13 Episodes

  5. Kevin Hart


    2 Episodes

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Miniseries - Great Expectations


1981 | 13 Episodes

Season 1 of Great Expectations premiered on October 4, 1981.

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Great Expectations


Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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