Great Expectations

Release Date: 1998

Director: Alfonso Cuarón


Charles Dickens (based on the novel)

Mitch Glazer (screenplay)


Ethan Hawke

Gwyneth Paltrow

Hank Azaria

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Locations of L.I. Shoots:

Filming included the Hempstead House (Miss Havisham’s mansion), and the surrounding Guggenheim Estate located at the Sands Point Preserve. The 216-acre Sands Point Preserve, a Nassau County Park which is managed by the Friends of Sands Point Preserve, is located on the Long Island Sound.  It is dominated by the massive Hempstead House, the nearby Castle Gould stable, and also includes a second mansion, “Falaise,” that was built by Capt. Harry Guggenheim around 1923. (aerial view)

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