There have been a whole host of classic adaptations that have hit the big screen this year and Great Expectations is set to be the next in 2012.
Mike Newell is back in the director's chair while David Nicholls has adapted the Charles Dickens novel into a screenplay.
Jeremy Irvine leads the cast as Pip while Helena Bonham Carter takes on the role of Miss Havisham.
They are joined on the cast list by Ralph Fiennes, Jason Flemyng, Robbie Coltrane and Sally Hawkins.
And we have the first image of Irvine as Pip for you to take a look at: