Jane Eyre

Movie information

Rated PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned (Some Material May Be Inappropriate for Children Under 13) -- Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements including a nude image and brief violent content.
Released on:
March 11, 2011 (select theaters)

Production Companies:
Ruby Films, BBC Films
Distributors:
Focus Features

Status: Released

Cast:
Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie Bell, Holliday Grainger, Sally Hawkins, Tamzin Merchant, Imogen Poots, Judi Dench

Director: Cary Fukunaga

Screenwriter: Moira Buffini
Script: Novel Adaptation

Genre: Drama, Romance, Period
About the film:
Jane Eyre flees Thornfield House, where she works as a governess for wealthy Edward Rochester. As she reflects upon the people and emotions that have defined her, it is clear that the isolated and imposing residence and Mr. Rochester's coldness have sorely tested the young woman's resilience, forged years earlier when she was orphaned. She must now act decisively to secure her own future and come to terms with the past that haunts her and the terrible secret that Mr. Rochester is hiding and that she has uncovered...
Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements including a nude image and brief violent content.

Project Timeline:
May 6, 2008: Project announced. Writer: Moira Buffini, Cast: Ellen Page
Oct. 20, 2009: Director: Cary Fukunaga
Nov. 19, 2009: Cast: Mia Wasikowska (replacing Ellen Page), Michael Fassbender
May 26, 2010: Release Date: March 11, 2011
Box Office: Opening weekend: $182,885 (4 theaters) |
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  • Jane Eyre (Vintage Classics) - The Novel

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