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Breckenridge Public Library DVD JAN (Text) 33500012610705 Main Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Beverly Hills, Calif.] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]

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General Note:
Based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1944 (released in th UK in 1943, in the US and elsewhere in 1944).
Special features: commentary by Joseph McBride (Orson Welles biographer) and Margaret O'Brien; commentary with film historians Nick Redman, Steven Smith, and Julie Kirgo; isolated score and f/x track; Locked in the tower : the men behind Jane Eyre featurette; Know your ally Britain (United States War Department film directed by Robert Stevenson); restoration comparison; theatrical trailer; production, storyboard and poster galleries.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, George Barnes ; editor, Walter Thompson ; music, Bernard Herrmann ; costume designer, Rene Hubert ; production designer, William Pereira.
Participant or Performer Note:
Orson Welles, Joan Fontaine, Margaret O'Brien, Peggy Ann Garner, John Sutton, Sara Allgood, Henry Daniell, Agnes Moorehead, Aubrey Mather, Edith Barrett, Barbara Everest, Hillary Brooke.
Summary, etc.:
Jane comes to Thornfield Hall as a governess to the young ward of Edward Rochester. Denied love all her life, Jane can't help but be attracted to the intelligent, vibrant, energetic Mr. Rochester, a man twice her age. But just when Mr. Rochester seems to be returning the attention, he invites the beautiful and wealthy Blanche Ingram and her party to stay at his estates. Meanwhile, the secret of Thornfield Hall could ruin all their chances for happiness.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language Note:
In English (Dolby 2.0, Dolby mono), French (Dolby mono) or Spanish (Dolby mono) soundtracks with optional English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Subject: Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855 > Film adaptations.
Eyre, Jane (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.
Eyre, Jane (Fictitious character)
Governesses > England > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > England > Drama.
Aristocracy (Social class) > England > Drama.
Working class women > England > Drama.
England > Drama.
Relaciones humanas > Inglaterra > Teatro.
Aristocracia > Inglaterra > Teatro.
Aristocracy (Social class)
Man-woman relationships.
Working class women
Eyre, Jane (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Governesses > England > Drama.
Man-woman relationship > England > Drama.
Aristocracy > England > Drama.
Working class women > England > Drama.
England > Drama.
Genre: Melodrama.
Feature films > United States.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Romance films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Romance films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films > United States.
Melodrama > Feature.
Romance > Feature.
Women > Feature.
Feature films.

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