The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie ()

directed by Ronald Neame
featuring Maggie Smith, Robert Stephens, Pamela Franklin, Gordon Jackson, Celia Johnson

Show Synopsis

Based on the novel by Muriel Spark, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie stars Maggie Smith in the title role. Smith won an Academy Award for her delicately textured portrayal of an eccentric teacher at an exclusive Scottish girl's school. Miss Jean exhorts her "gels" to follow their hearts and never lose their youthful idealism. Unfortunately for her, she also stumps for her favorite political figures: Mussolini and Franco. In addition, she can't keep the innermost details of her private life a secret, and in fact boasts about ...

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missann

Feb 7, 2013

This is a movie for someone my age,75. I don't know anyone that would like it. That doesn't mean i did not enjoy it. (:-)

JoAnne B

Sep 8, 2011

wonderful classic

Great Maggie Smith vehicle. Really transports the viewer across time and continents to a different political and social era.

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