Great Expectations

"Ethan Hawke and Gwyneth Paltrow are dazzling" (Peter Travers - Rolling Stone) in this wildly romantic tale of desire and passion based on the timeless novel by Charles Dickens.

The moment young Finn sets eyes on Estella, she becomes his inspiration... and his obsession. Years later, thanks to a mysterious benefactor, aspiring artist Finn is off to New York, where he is reunited with the icy and beautiful Estella. When she agrees to model for him, Finn's dearest hopes may at last be realized-along with his darkest fears!

Co-Starring Anne Bancroft and Robert De Niro, this "must-see love story" (National News Syndicate) paints a lush portrait of two people from different worlds who are linked by destiny, and fated to touch each other's souls.


  • Ethan Hawke
  • Gwyneth Paltrow
  • Hank Azaria
  • Chris Cooper
  • Anne Bancroft
  • Robert De Niro

Directed By:

  • Alfonso Cuaron


  • Drama
  • Romance

DVD Release Date:

  • January 18th, 2000