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This edition: Jane Eyre (1971)

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Episode Details

(1970, UK|USA, color, Drama) Director: Delbert Mann. Writers: Jack Pulman (screenplay), Charlotte Bronte (novel). Stars: George C. Scott, Susannah York, Ian Bannen.

Jane Eyre is an orphan, sent to Lowood school, and eventually becomes a governess at Thornfield hall to a girl named Adele. While she is there, many strange things happen and eventually she and Edward Rochester, owner of Thornfeild and Adele's guardian, fall in love. Suddenly, when Jane is about to win the happiness she deserves, a dark secret comes to light, and it will take all of her courage, love and understanding to triumph.