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Release Date: March 11th, 2011

DVD Release Date: August 16th, 2011

PG-13|1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary
As an orphaned child, Jane Eyre (Mia Wasikowska) is first cruelly abused by her aunt, then cast out and sent to a charity school. Though she meets with further abuse, she receives an education, and eventually takes a job as a governess at the estate of Edward Rochester (Michael Fassbender). Jane and Rochester begin to bond, but his dark moods trouble her. When Jane uncovers the terrible secret Rochester has been hiding, she flees and finds temporary refuge at the home of St. John Rivers.

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

Director: Cary Fukunaga

Genres: Drama, Romance

Production Co: Ruby Films

Distributors: Focus Features

Keywords: House, Underdog, Friendship, Mystery, Escape, England, Engaging, School

Awards

Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2011)
Nominated Costume Design