Jane Eyre 77 years old

A love story every woman would die a thousand deaths to live!

Jane Eyre

After a harsh childhood, orphan Jane Eyre is hired by Edward Rochester, the brooding lord of a mysterious manor house to care for his young daughter.

Credits

Agnes Moorehead
Agnes Moorehead

Mrs. Reed

Orson Welles
Orson Welles

Edward Rochester

Joan Fontaine
Joan Fontaine

Jane Eyre

Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor

Helen Burns (uncredited)

Edith Barrett
Edith Barrett

Mrs. Fairfax

Sara Allgood
Sara Allgood

Bessie

Jane Eyre Cast

Name Character
Orson Welles He was 28, 70 years old when he died as Edward Rochester
Ted Billings He was 64, 67 years old when he died as Townsman
Joan Fontaine She was 26, 96 years old when she died as Jane Eyre
Elizabeth Taylor She was 12, 79 years old when she died as Helen Burns (uncredited)
Sara Allgood She was 64, 70 years old when she died as Bessie
Ethel Griffies She was 65, 97 years old when she died as Grace Poole
Hillary Brooke She was 29, 84 years old when she died as Blanche Ingram
Mae Marsh She was 49, 73 years old when she died as Leah (uncredited)
Henry Daniell He was 50, 69 years old when he died as Henry Brocklehurst
Agnes Moorehead She was 43, 73 years old when she died as Mrs. Reed
Margaret O'Brien She was 7, now 84 years old as Adele Varens
Erskine Sanford He was 58, 83 years old when he died as Mr. Briggs (uncredited)
Frederick Worlock He was 57, 86 years old when he died as Sam--Waiter at Inn
Alec Craig He was 59, 60 years old when he died as Footman
John Abbott He was 123, 72 years old when he died as Mason
Nelson McDowell He was 73, 77 years old when he died as Lowood School Trustee
Brandon Hurst He was 77, 80 years old when he died as Lowood School Trustee
Tempe Pigott She was 59, 78 years old when she died as Fortune Teller
Thomas Louden as Sir George Lynn
Peggy Ann Garner She was 12, 52 years old when she died as Jane Eyre (younger)
Adele Jergens She was 26, 84 years old when she died as Woman at Party (uncredited)
Barbara Everest She was 53, 77 years old when she died as Lady Ingram
Mary Forbes She was 61, 91 years old when she died as Mrs. Eshton
Aubrey Mather He was 58, 72 years old when he died as Colonel Dent
Eustace Wyatt He was 62, 62 years old when he died as Dr. Carter
Edith Barrett She was 37, 70 years old when she died as Mrs. Fairfax
John Sutton He was 35, 54 years old when he died as Dr. Rivers
David Clyde He was 11, now 66 years old as Guard on Coach from Lowood
Ruth Brady She was 23, 77 years old when she died as Woman at Party
Billie Seward She was 31, 69 years old when she died as Woman at Party
Moyna Macgill She was 48, 79 years old when she died as Dowager
Barry Macollum He was 55, 81 years old when he died as Trustee
Alan Edmiston as Dealer
Ivan F. Simpson He was 69, 76 years old when he died as Mr. Woods - the Minister
Colin Campbell He was 84, 158 years old when he died as Proprietor
Eily Malyon She was 64, 81 years old when she died as Mrs. Skatcher
Billy Bevan He was 56, 70 years old when he died as Bookie (uncredited)
Mary Menzies He was 53, now 131 years old as Girl in orphanage scene at dinner table
Betta St. John She was 14, now 91 years old as Girl
Jean Fenwick She was 36, 91 years old when she died as Guest
George Kirby He was 10, 61 years old when he died as Old Gentleman
Charles Irwin He was 57, 13 years old when he died as Auctioneer
Arthur Gould-Porter was 39, 81 years old when died as Young Man
Charles Coleman He was 58, 65 years old when he died as Guard on Coach to Lowood
Gwendolyn Logan She was 61, 85 years old when she died as Dowager
Gerald Oliver Smith He was 51, 81 years old when he died as Footman at Gateshead
Leslie Vincent She was 34, 91 years old when she died as Guest
Harry Allen He was 77, 85 years old when he died as Guard

Jane Eyre Crew

Name Department
James Basevi as Art Direction. He was 53 (71) years old when He died Art
Barbara Keon as Assistant Script. Crew
Robert Stevenson as Director. He was 39 (81) years old when He died Directing
Robert Stevenson as Screenplay. He was 39 (81) years old when He died Writing
Thomas Little as Set Decoration. He was 57 (98) years old when He died Art
Roger Heman Sr. as Sound. He was 46 (71) years old when He died Sound
W.D. Flick as Sound. He was 43 (64) years old when He died Sound
Walter Thompson as Editor. He was 8 (23) years old when He died Editing
Kenneth Macgowan as Producer. He was 55 (74) years old when He died Production
John Houseman as Screenplay. He was 41 (86) years old when He died Writing
René Hubert as Costume Design. He was 48 (59) years old when He died Costume & Make-Up
Fred Sersen as Special Effects. He was 54 (72) years old when He died Crew
Wiard B. Ihnen as Art Direction. He was 46 (81) years old when He died Art
William Goetz as Producer. He was 41 (66) years old when He died Production
Charlotte Brontë as Novel. She was 127 (38) years old when She died Writing
William L. Pereira as Production Design. Art
Ross Dowd as Assistant Set Decoration. He was 36 (58) years old when He died Art
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Jane Eyre (77 years)

A love story every woman would die a thousand deaths to live!

  • Release day: Friday, December 24, 1943
  • Runtime: 97 minutes