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1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
Because the wealthy Mrs. St. Maugham (Edith Evans) needs help raising both her garden and her granddaughter, Laurel (Hayley Mills), she hires a secretive but green-thumbed governess named Madrigal (Deborah Kerr) to care for the angst-ridden teenager. When Laurel unearths a murder conviction in Madrigal's past, the butler, Maitland (John Mills), who has developed a fondness for the new staff member, persuades the vindictive youngster not to tell what she's discovered.

Cast: Deborah Kerr , Hayley Mills , John Mills , Edith Evans , Felix Aylmer , Elizabeth Sellars ,

Director: Ronald Neame

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Universal Pictures

The Chalk Garden (1964)

Release Date: May 21st, 1964|1 hr. 46 min.

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