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Mike Newell - The London Critics' Circle Film Awards London United Kingdom Sunday 20th January 2013

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Pip is a young orphan who has a chance meeting with a frightening stranger while visiting the graves of his parents; a meeting which was to be the catalyst a series of events that would shape his future. Not long after this experience, an unhinged, jilted spinster called Miss Havisham asks Uncle Pumblechook (the uncle of Pip's brother-in-law with whom he lives) to find a young boy to provide company for her adopted daughter Estella. When Pip is chosen, he becomes a regular visitor of Miss Havisham who manipulates him into falling for the pretty but cold-hearted Estella as he grows older. When he becomes a blacksmith's apprentice at his brother-in-law's shop, he is approached by a lawyer who informs him that he has been left a large sum of money by a mysterious benefactor and must journey to London to become a gentleman. Little does he know of the surprises that lay in store for him as he discovers that he has so many secrets to uncover.

This seminal coming-of-age story serves as one of the most influential pieces of English literature in history. Originally written by one of the greatest novelists of the 19th century Charles Dickens, 'Great Expectations' has been adapted to screen by director Mike Newell ('Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire', 'Four Weddings and a Funeral') and screenwriter David Nicholls ('One Day', 'Starter for 10'). It is due to hit UK cinemas from November 30th 2012.

Director: Mike Newell

Starring: Jeremy Irvine, Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Holliday Grainger, Robbie Coltrane, Jason Flemyng, Sally Hawkins, Ewen Bremner, David Walliams, Jessie Cave, Ralph Ineson, Tamzin Outhwaite & Olly Alexander. .

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Mike Newell, Helena Barlow, Great Expectations, Odeon, Leicester Square, London and England Sunday 21st October 2012 Mike Newell and Helena Barlow at the premiere of "Great Expectations" at Odeon, Leicester Square, London, England

Mike Newell, Helena Barlow, Great Expectations, Odeon, Leicester Square, London and England

Alfonso Cuaron, David Yates, Evanna Lynch and Mike Newell - Alfonso Cuaron, David Yates, Evanna Lynch, Mike Newell Saturday 31st March 2012 The worldwide Grand Opening event for the

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Alfonso Cuaron, Bonnie Wright, David Barron, David Heyman, David Yates, Evanna Lynch, Mike Newell, Rupert Grint and Tom Felton
Alfonso Cuaron, David Barron, David Yates and Mike Newell
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Mike Newell and Prince Monday 17th May 2010 Los Angeles premiere of 'Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time' at Grauman's Chinese Theater Hollywood, California

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Mike Newell Sunday 11th November 2007 AFI Festival 2007 closing night gala screening of 'Love In The Time Of Cholera' held at the Cinerama Dome - Arrivals Los Angeles, California

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