Posts Tagged ‘ Great Expectations ’

Great Expectations: from page to screen

Dec 4th, 2012 | By

From its very first appearance in his weekly journal ‘All The Year Round’ in December 1860, Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations has proved an enduring work. After boosting sales of the author’s failing magazine to the 100,000 mark, Great Expectations was published in novel form in 1861, going into its fourth edition within weeks of its first printing. Even though the critics were far from united in their praise at the time, the novel — with its misguided hero, Pip, and a host of memorable supporting
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England’s star is set to rise in 2013

Nov 20th, 2012 | By

The Kent Marshes and a Berkshire stately home star alongside Helena Bonham Carter in Great Expectations, due for release on 30 November 2012. This is just one of a series of star turns for England