Great expectations
(DVD)

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Published
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©1999.
Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Status
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UPC
024543000051, 024543001348, 024543001331

Notes

General Note
Based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
General Note
Originally released as an American motion picture in 1998.
General Note
Special features: interactive menus, scene selection, original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki; edited by Steven Weisberg ; music by Patrick Doyle ; production designer, Tony Burrough ; artwork by Francisco Clemente.
Participants/Performers
Ethan Hawke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Hank Azaria, Chris Cooper, Anne Bancroft, Robert De Niro, Josh Mostel, Kim Dickens, Nell Campbell, Gabriel Mick.
Description
Dickens' tale of an apprentice given the chance to become a gentleman is now that of a young Florida artist named Finn, given the chance to become a success in 1990s New York. First, a mysterious convict bullies Finn into saving his life. Next, Finn is summoned to an overgrown Gothic palazzo where Nora Dinsmoor lives in the past, attended by beautiful blonde Estella, who will haunt him through the rest of the story. Last, there is secret benefactor whose munificence allows him to work toward his dream of success, and to win Estella.
System Details
DVD format; region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround; widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 2.35:1.
Language
In English or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Linson, A., Cuarón, A., Glazer, M., Hawke, E., Paltrow, G., Azaria, H., Cooper, C., Bancroft, A., De Niro, R., Mostel, J., Dickens, K., Little Nell., & Dickens, C. (1999). Great expectations. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Art, Linson et al.. 1999. Great Expectations. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Art, Linson et al., Great Expectations. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 1999.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Linson, Art,, et al. Great Expectations. Beverly Hills, CA: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 1999. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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