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Great expectations

Author: Julian AmyesGerry SundquistJoan HicksonSarah Jane VarleyCharles DickensAll authors
Publisher: Livonia, Mich. : CBS/Fox Video, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Philip Pirrip, or "Pip" (Gerry Sundquist) is raised by his harsh sister and her likable husband. Later, he meets the eccentric Miss Havisham (Joan Hickson) and is smitten by the beautiful but utterly spoiled Estella (Sarah-Jane Varley). Pip takes on her materialistic values but suffering and maturity eventually teach him the difference between being true to oneself and living according to self-deluding great  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Amyes; Gerry Sundquist; Joan Hickson; Sarah Jane Varley; Charles Dickens; British Broadcasting Corporation.; BBC Enterprises.; CBS Fox Video.
OCLC Number: 18777894
Notes: Based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
Credits: Director, Julian Amyes; producer, Barry Letts; dramatization, James Andrew Hall; music, composer and conductor, Paule Reade.
Cast: Gerry Sundquist, Joan Hickson, Stratford Johns, Phillip Joseph.
Description: 2 videocassettes (300 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: by Charles Dickens ; British Broadcasting Corporation ; BBC Enterprises Ltd.

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Philip Pirrip, or "Pip" (Gerry Sundquist) is raised by his harsh sister and her likable husband. Later, he meets the eccentric Miss Havisham (Joan Hickson) and is smitten by the beautiful but utterly spoiled Estella (Sarah-Jane Varley). Pip takes on her materialistic values but suffering and maturity eventually teach him the difference between being true to oneself and living according to self-deluding great expectations.

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