Great Expectations (1981)

Based on Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

Twelve-part dramatisation of Dickens' classic novel about a young boy, Pip, who is launched on a journey that takes him from being a blacksmith's apprentice to being a fine young gentleman.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Adaptation
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Duration: 52'21''
  • Broadcast date: 1981

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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