Madeline Poster

Release Date: July 10th, 1998

DVD Release Date: December 15th, 1998

PG|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
Parisian schoolgirl and orphan Madeline (Hatty Jones) schemes to save her boarding school and home from being closed and sold by its owner, the severe Lord Covington (Nigel Hawthorne), whose benevolent wife (St├ęphane Audran) has recently passed away. Madeline's sweet antics are often a burden to her goodhearted but stern headmistress, Miss Clavel (Frances McDormand), whose true appreciation of Madeline is revealed when Madeline and a schoolboy named Pepito (Kristian de la Osa) are kidnapped.

Cast: Frances McDormand, Nigel Hawthorne, Hatty Jones, Ben Daniels, Arturo Venegas, St├ęphane Audran, Katia Caballero, Chantal Neuwirth

Director: Daisy von Scherler Mayer

Genres: Family, Comedy drama

Production Co: TriStar Pictures

Distributors: TriStar Pictures, Columbia Tristar

Keywords: Friendship, Charming, 1950s, Cheeky, Lighthearted, School, Rescue, Rivalry, Love, Underdog