Director Christy Cabanne
Starring Virginia Bruce, Colin Clive
In this 1934 adaptation of Charlotte Brontë's classic novel, shy orphan Jane Eyre (Virginia Bruce) wends her way through a difficult childhood and eventually becomes governess to a young girl named Adele at Thornfield Hall. Things get complicated when Jane falls in love with her handsome employer Edward Rochester (Colin Clive), the mysterious owner of Thornfield and Adele's guardian. But when they strike up a romantic relationship and Jane is on the verge of winning the happiness she deserves, a dark secret comes to light that demands all of her courage, love and maturity to overcome.