Joan Fontaine

Joan Fontaine

  • Born: 1917-10-22
  • Height: 5' 3½" (1.61 m)
  • Extended Reading
    • Zane 2022-09-15 19:41:51

      Gothic, Vondon, Wells

             The biggest highlight of the 1943 version of "Jane Eyre" is the handling of gothic suspense. It mixes the most classic Gothic elements: a weak and affectionate heroine and a gloomy hero, an ancient house that is absolutely out of the world, endured by the torment of non-bright forces, and...

    • Robb 2022-09-15 19:42:55


      I haven't read the novel, I have read more than 25% + this after the British version in 1970

      I feel pretty good and even want me to go back and change the British version to two stars

    Jane Eyre quotes

    • Dr. Rivers: Jane, it's not every young woman that can face the world single-handed, but you know what right is, and you stick to it through thick and thin.

    • Mrs. Fairfax: That's Mr. Edward's room. He's abroad, of course, but I always keep it ready for him. His visits are always so unexpected and sudden. A wanderer on the face of the Earth. That's what Mr. Edward is, I'm afraid.