An Education is remarkable for the traps it doesn't fall into. Jenny, for all her naive impulses, isn't a victim. show more
This tale of an English schoolgirl's hard-won wisdom is thrilling --for the radiance of Carey Mulligan's Jenny, who's wonderfully smart and perilously tender; for the grace of Lone Scherfig's direction, and the brilliance of Nick Hornby's screenplay. show more
Disarming and unexpectedly poignant, An Education contrasts the knowledge learned in school with that learned from life. show more
I loved this movie.
This movie was so well cast. The characters are very believable and charming. I loved this movie. I watched it 3 times to appreciate the great acting and thoughtful directing. Don't miss it.
Excellent production, scripting, directing, and acting. Nicely paced with perfect timing. Totally believable in being psychologically valid. Characters are nicely developed and quite real.