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Great Expectations (1946)

Not Rated
118 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery

A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.
Director
Writers
Charles Dickens (by) | David Lean (adapted for the screen by) | Ronald Neame (adapted for the screen by) | Anthony Havelock-Allan (adapted for the screen by) & 2 more
Composer
Walter Goehr (musical score)
Cinematographer
Guy Green (photographed by)
Production Designer
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Release date
May 22, 1947 (United States)

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32 cast members
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Tony Wager
Young Pip (as Anthony Wager) Young Pip (as Anthony Wager)   See fewer
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Valerie Hobson
Estella Estella   See fewer
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Jean Simmons
Young Estella Young Estella   See fewer
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Bernard Miles
Joe Gargery Joe Gargery   See fewer
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Francis L. Sullivan
Mr. Jaggers Mr. Jaggers   See fewer
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Finlay Currie
Magwitch Magwitch   See fewer
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Martita Hunt
Miss Havisham Miss Havisham   See fewer
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Alec Guinness
Herbert Pocket Herbert Pocket   See fewer
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Ivor Barnard
Mr. Wemmick Mr. Wemmick   See fewer
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Freda Jackson
Mrs.Joe Mrs.Joe   See fewer
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George Hayes
Convict Convict   See fewer
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Hay Petrie
Uncle Pumblechook Uncle Pumblechook   See fewer
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John Forrest
The Pale Young Gentleman The Pale Young Gentleman   See fewer
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Torin Thatcher
Bentley Drummle Bentley Drummle   See fewer
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O.B. Clarence
The Aged Parent (as O. B. Clarence) The Aged Parent (as O. B. Clarence)   See fewer
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John Burch
Mr. Wopsle Mr. Wopsle   See fewer
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Richard George
The Sergeant The Sergeant   See fewer
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Grace Denbeigh-Russell
Mrs. Wopsle (as Grace Denbigh-Russell) Mrs. Wopsle (as Grace Denbigh-Russell)   See fewer
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Everley Gregg
Sarah Pocket Sarah Pocket   See fewer
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Anne Holland
Relation Relation   See fewer
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Gordon Begg
Night Porter Night Porter   See fewer
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Edie Martin
Mrs. Whimple Mrs. Whimple   See fewer
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Walford Hyden
The Dancing Master The Dancing Master   See fewer
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Roy Arthur
Galley Steersman Galley Steersman   See fewer
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Howard Lang
Man Sitting Next to Pip at Magwitch's Trial (uncredited) Man Sitting Next to Pip at Magwitch's Trial (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack May
Ostler (uncredited) Ostler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Milo O'Shea
Condemned criminal (uncredited) Condemned criminal (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ernie Pratt
Police Officer in Boat (uncredited) Police Officer in Boat (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Simms
Judge's Assistant (uncredited) Judge's Assistant (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.8 / 10 | 20,649 votes