The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie (1969)
Maggie Smith earned an Academy Award for her portrayal of the eccentric, charismatic teacher at a '30s Edinburgh girls' school whose hopeless love for a married teacher and involvement in her "girls'" lives leads to tragedy. Robert Stephens, Celia Johnson, Pamela Franklin co-star in the film version of the stage hit based on Muriel Spark's novel; includes the hit song "Jean" by Rod McKuen. 115 min. Widescreen; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital stereo, Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish; audio commentary; photo gallery; theatrical trailer.
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Actress (Maggie Smith)
Nominee: Best Song ("Jean")
- Ronald Neame
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Maggie Smith, Robert Stephens, Pamela Franklin, Gordon Jackson, Celia Johnson, Diane Grayson, Jane Carr, Shirley Steedman, Lavinia Lang, Antoinette Biggerstaff, Margo Cunningham, Isla Cameron, Ann Way, Helena Gloag, John Dunbar