"Hold your noise!" - are the first words the convict Abel Magwitch growls at Pip in "Great Expectations". But what were the events that led him to become this manacled man covered in blood ... See full summary »

Director:

Samuel Supple

Writers:

Alice Barnard (additional material), Charles Dickens (additional material) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Benjamin Barnard Benjamin Barnard ... Pip
Del De Lorme Del De Lorme ... Stefan
Rosie Del Monte Rosie Del Monte ... Moira Watts
Samuel Edward-Cook Samuel Edward-Cook ... Abel Magwitch
Nathaniel Gleed Nathaniel Gleed ... William Sykes
Edward Groves Edward Groves ... Fred Foster
Alexia James Alexia James ... Estella
Barry Kearns Barry Kearns ... Seth
Felim McCarthy Felim McCarthy ... Milosh
Candis Nergaard ... Molly
Connor Panayi Connor Panayi ... Young Abel Magwitch
Hannah Philpot Hannah Philpot ... Prostitute 1
Stacey Pomeroy Stacey Pomeroy ... Bessie's Sister
Lucinda Ryan Lucinda Ryan ... Bessie Watts
Ronnie Stroud Ronnie Stroud ... Harman
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Storyline

"Hold your noise!" - are the first words the convict Abel Magwitch growls at Pip in "Great Expectations". But what were the events that led him to become this manacled man covered in blood and mud? The story begins with Magwitch in solitary confinement upon a Prison Hulk. Suffering from a fever, the convict dreams about a life gone by, from his first crime to his first love and the daughter he lost forever. Inspired by the Charles Dickens Novel "Great Expectations". Written by Viola Films UK

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Mad? Bad? Misunderstood? The untold story of one of Dickens most colourful and enduring villains.

Genres:

Short | Drama

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 February 2012 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

Kent, England, UK

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Box Office

Budget:

£12,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Viola Films See more »
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Color:

Color
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Magwitch has been screened at TIFF's Cinematheque Season & the Morelia International Film Festival alongside David Lean's Great Expectations. See more »

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