Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre
Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre (1996)

After some childhood trauma, the sad and secretly iron-willed young Jane Eyre becomes the new governess at the brooding Rochester Estate. With the enigmatic and seemingly dangerous master of the house, Jane manages to find happiness.

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 4, 2003
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Critic Score: 74% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Audrey Rock-Richardson
Tooele Transcript-Bulletin (Utah)

All the literary elements are here, but it's lacking in emotion.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

an O.K. adaptation, most notable for Hurt's performance

Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

Interestingly low-key take on the classic. By underplaying Rochester, Hurt manages to make him just a little bit creepier.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Convincing and mesmerizing interpretation of this literary classic by Charlotte Bronte.

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A personal favorite.
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Whoa, way to take a feminist classic and make it as humanly boring and awkward as possible.
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