Rebecca (1997) TV Mini-Series poster and book cover compared.

Rebecca

Jim O'Brien, 1997

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Rebecca
Daphne du Maurier, 1938

Rebecca is a TV mini-series directed by Jim O’Brien in 1997 and based on the book of the same name by Daphne du Maurier, first published in 1938. The TV series features Charles Dance, Diana Rigg, Geraldine James, Jonathan Cake, Emilia Fox, Tom Chadbon, and others.

What users say

“The TV series is better than the book”

But the book is worth reading.

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RATING

7.3

/ 10

TV Mini-Series Poster: Rebecca (Jim O'Brien, 1997)

8.4

/ 10

Book Cover: Rebecca (Daphne du Maurier, 1938)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of Rebecca, the 1938 book by Daphne du Maurier.

Rebecca

Read by: Anna Massey

Storyline

While vacationing in Monte Carlo in 1927, Maxim de Winter meets the young and somewhat naive British companion of Mrs. Van Hopper, a typical Ugly American whose bout of influenza frees the girl to spend time with the wealthy widower. When Mrs. Van Hopper announces plans to return to New York City, Max proposes marriage to the girl and brings her to his Cornwall coast estate known as Manderley.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Rebecca, the 1997 TV series by Jim O'Brien

Year

1997

Minutes

182

Movie Rate

7.30

Source: IMDb

TV Mini-Series

Rebecca

Country: UK

Year: 1997

Length: 3h2m / 2 episodes

Cover of Rebecca, the 1938 book by Daphne du Maurier

Year

1938

Pages

449

Book Rate

8.46

S: Goodreads

Book

Rebecca

Country: UK

First published in: 1938

Length: 449 pages

Genre: Fiction

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Other screen adaptations of the book

Movie poster
Rebecca (1940)
Movie by Alfred Hitchcock
TV Mini-Series poster
Rebecca (1979)
TV Mini-Series by Simon Langton
Movie poster
Rebecca (2020)
Movie by Ben Wheatley

User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of Rebecca, the 1997 TV series by Jim O'Brien

TV Mini-Series

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Cover of Rebecca, the 1938 book by Daphne du Maurier

Book

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TV series

IS IT WORTH WATCHING?

Poster of Rebecca, the 1997 TV series by Jim O'Brien

WATCH

Yes

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18% No

9 votes

2 votes

book

IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of Rebecca, the 1938 book by Daphne du Maurier

READ

Yes

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33% No

8 votes

4 votes

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