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Great Expectations 

A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.
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 Herbert Pocket 8 episodes, 1959
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 Joe Gargery 7 episodes, 1959
Ronald Ibbs ...
 Mr. Wemmick 7 episodes, 1959
Kenneth Thornett ...
 Mr. Jaggers 7 episodes, 1959
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Robert Mooney ...
 Compeyson 6 episodes, 1959
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 Magwitch 6 episodes, 1959
Marjory Hawtrey ...
 Miss Havisham 6 episodes, 1959
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A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.

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Colin Jeavons (Herbert Pocket) would later play Mr Wemmick in Great Expectations (1981). See more »

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Version of Great Expectations (1934) See more »

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