Jane Eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, Mrs. Reed, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. There she learns to become a teacher and eventually seeks employment outside the school. Her advertisement is answered by the housekeeper of Thornfield Hall, Mrs. Fairfax.
IMDb rating: 6.8
Director: Franco Zeffirelli
Writers: Charlotte Brontë (novel), Hugh Whitemore (screenplay)
Stars: William Hurt, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Anna Paquin