• Jane Eyre (1971)

Jane Eyre

Release Date: 1971

DVD Release Date: November 28th, 2000

G |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

Jane Eyre (Susannah York) is an orphan who is hired to serve as a governess at Thornfield, an English manor lorded over by the strict Edward Rochester (George C. Scott). Sinister things start to occur around the manor, but Jane and the temperamental Rochester come to cherish their time together. They fall in love and decide to marry. But Rochester has yet to inform his bride-to-be about a certain matter. And when his secret emerges, Jane must face an enormous challenge.

Cast: George C. Scott, Susannah York, Ian Bannen, Jack Hawkins, Nyree Dawn Porter, Rachel Kempson, Kenneth Griffith, Peter Copley

Director: Delbert Mann

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Brooding, England, Emotional, Wife, Love, Mystery

Awards

Nominated Outstanding Single Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role