Adam Shankman Alfonso Cuaron Based On Novel Bleak House Charles Dickens Coming Of Age Daryl Hannah David Copperfield Ethan Hawke First Love George Eliot Henry James Jane Austen Jane Eyre King Lear Lasse Hallstrom Little Dorrit Love Mandy Moore Marriage Oliver Twist Oscar Wilde Our Mutual Friend Paz de la Huerta Peter Coyote Shane West Sherlock Holmes Tale of Two Cities Tobey Maguire Wuthering Heights
A Walk to Remember directed by Adam Shankman
Plot Outline - The story of two North Carolina teens, Landon Carter (West) and Jamie Sullivan (Moore), who are thrown together after Landon gets into trouble and is made to do community service.
Cast: Shane West, Mandy Moore, Peter Coyote, Daryl Hannah, Lauren German, Clayne Crawford, Al Thompson, Paz de la Huerta, Jonathan Parks Jordan, Matt Lutz, David Andrews, David Lee Smith, Xavier Hernandez, Marisa Miller, Paula Jones
Plot Keywords: Kiss, Stage Play, Teenage Love, Dating, Teenage Girl, Ambulance, Father Son Estrangement, Teen Movie, Drama Club, Leukemia, Life Changing, Marriage, Minister, Outcast, Great Expectations (see more)
Plot Keywords: Kiss, Stage Play, Teenage Love, Dating, Teenage Girl, Ambulance, Father Son Estrangement, Teen Movie, Drama Club, Leukemia, Life Changing, Marriage, Minister, Outcast, Great Expectations, Sweater, Teen Romance, Telescope, Tutor, Teen Rebel, Evangelical Christianity, Star Crossed Lovers, Basketball, Cancer, Ambition, Best Friend, Bible, Boyfriend Girlfriend Relationship, Bully, Butterfly, Cafeteria, Church Service, Comet, Coming Of Age, Crippling Accident, Crutch, Dance Lesson, Dancing, Dead Mother, Driving, Ex Girlfriend, Faith, Father Daughter Relationship, Father Son Relationship, Father Son Reunion, First Kiss, First Love, Self Confidence, High School Drama, High School Sweethearts, Hospital, Jealousy, Jump From Height, Male Bonding, Marriage Proposal, Miracle, Mobbing, Mother Son Relationship, North Carolina, Paralyzed, Reverend, Single Mother, Small Town, Sports Car, Star Gazing, Teenage Rebellion, Teenager, Terminal Illness, Voice Over, Wedding Ceremony, Christianity, Christian, High School, Love, Rebel, Sweetheart, Swing, Based On Novel (see less)
Great Expectations (1998) directed by Alfonso Cuaron
Plot Outline - Modernization of Charles Dickens classic story finds the hapless Finn as a painter in New York pursuing his unrequited and haughty childhood love.
Cast: Ethan Hawke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Hank Azaria, Chris Cooper, Anne Bancroft, Robert De Niro, Josh Mostel, Kim Dickens, Nell Campbell, Gabriel Mann, Jeremy James Kissner, Raquel Beaudene, Stephen Spinella, Marla Sucharetza, Isabelle Anderson
Plot Keywords: Class Distinction, Eccentric, Switchblade, New York City, Painter, Prison Escape, Revenge, Spinster, Subway, Art Market, Broken Heart, Class Differences, Fishing, Dickens, Great Expectations (see more)
The Cider House Rules (Miramax Collector's Series) directed by Lasse Hallstrom
Plot Outline - A compassionate young man, raised in an orphanage and trained to be a doctor there, decides to leave to see the world.
Cast: Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, Delroy Lindo, Paul Rudd, Michael Caine, Jane Alexander, Kathy Baker, Erykah Badu, Kieran Culkin, Kate Nelligan, Heavy D, K Todd Freeman, Paz de la Huerta, JK Simmons, Evan Parke
Plot Keywords: Birth, Nudity, Doctor, Orphan, Railway, War Injury, 1940s, New England, Knife Fight, Apple, Orphanage, Coming Of Age, Cider, Convertible, Great Expectations (see more)
Plot Keywords: Birth, Nudity, Doctor, Orphan, Railway, War Injury, 1940s, New England, Knife Fight, Apple, Orphanage, Coming Of Age, Cider, Convertible, Great Expectations, Abortion, Illiteracy, Knife, Lobster, Medical, Ether, Ocean, Fraud, Paralysis, First Love, Incest, Migrant Worker, Maine, Orchard, Drug Overdose, Pregnancy, African American, Drugs, Fruit Picker, Paraplegic, WWII, Charles Dickens, Snowball Fight, Snowball, Snow, Racial Slur, David Copperfield, Drive In Movie, Little Dorrit, Male Nudity, Abortionist, Death Of Child, Based On Novel, Independent Film (see less)
Great Expectations (The Criterion Collection) directed by David Lean
Plot Outline - A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.
Cast: John Mills, Anthony Wager, Valerie Hobson, Jean Simmons, Bernard Miles, Francis L Sullivan, Finlay Currie, Martita Hunt, Alec Guinness, Ivor Barnard, Freda Jackson, Eileen Erskine, George Hayes, Hay Petrie, John Forrest
Plot Keywords: Fencing, Dickens, Escaped Convict, Charles Dickens, Great Expectations, 1820s, Absent Father, Adopted Daughter, Arrest, Birthday, Blacksmith, Boating Accident, Boxing, Broken Engagement, Brother Sister Relationship (see more)
Plot Keywords: Fencing, Dickens, Escaped Convict, Charles Dickens, Great Expectations, 1820s, Absent Father, Adopted Daughter, Arrest, Birthday, Blacksmith, Boating Accident, Boxing, Broken Engagement, Brother Sister Relationship, Burn Victim, Card Game, Cemetery, Child In Peril, Child, Class Differences, Clerk, Convict, Cow, England, Execution, Face Slap, Father Son Relationship, Fight, Filth, Fire, First Love, Fog, Formal Dance, Friendship, Fugitive, Funeral, Generosity, Gratitude, Hanging, Hat, Housekeeper, Inheritance, Inn, Jealousy, Kindness, Lawyer, London England, Loss Of Sister, Love, Mansion, Marriage, Melodrama, Mistaken Identity, Narration, Orphan, Person On Fire, Prison, Recluse, River, Roommate, Rowboat, Rural, Secret, Senility, Snob, Spanking, Spinster, Steamship, Suitor, Surveillance, Theft, Trial, Uncle, Vengeance, Voice Over, Wheelchair, Death Of Friend, Based On Novel, Kids And Family, Title Spoken By Character (see less)