Jane Eyre

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $11,242,660Details
International Box Office $19,300,040
Worldwide Box Office $30,542,700
Home Market Performance
Domestic DVD Sales $2,838,238 Details
Domestic Blu-ray Sales $1,340,608 Details
Total Domestic Video Sales $4,178,846
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Synopsis

In the 19th Century-set story, Jane Eyre suddenly flees Thornfield Hall, the vast and isolated estate where she works as a governess for Adele Varens, a child under the custody of Thornfield's brooding master, Edward Rochester. The imposing residence - and Rochester's own imposing nature - have sorely tested her resilience. With nowhere else to go, she is extended a helping hand by clergyman St. John Rivers and his family. As she recuperates in the Rivers' Moor House and looks back upon the tumultuous events that led to her escape, Jane wonders if the past is ever truly past... Aged 10, the orphaned Jane is mistreated and then cast out of her childhood home Gateshead by her cruel aunt, Mrs. Reed. Consigned to the charity school Lowood, Jane encounters further harsh treatment but receives an education and meets Helen Burns, a poor child who impresses Jane as a soulful and contented person. The two become firm friends. When Helen falls fatally ill, the loss devastates Jane, yet strengthens her resolve to stand up for herself and make the just choices in life. As a teenager, Jane arrives at Thornfield. She is treated with kindness and respect by housekeeper Mrs. Fairfax. Jane's interest is piqued by Rochester, who engages her in games of wit and storytelling, and divulges to her some of his innermost thoughts. But his dark moods are troubling to Jane, as are strange goings-on in the house - especially the off-limits attic. She dares to intuit a deep connection with Rochester, and she is not wrong; but once she uncovers the terrible secret that he had hoped to hide from her forever, she flees, finding a home with the Rivers family. When St. John Rivers makes Jane a surprising proposal, she realizes that she must return to Thornfield - to secure her own future and finally, to conquer what haunts both her and Rochester.

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
84% - Certified Fresh
Audience
76% - Upright

Movie Details

Theatrical Release: March 11th, 2011 (Limited) by Focus Features
Video Release: August 16th, 2011 by Universal Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some thematic elements including a nude image and brief violent content.
(Rating bulletin 2145, 11/3/2010)
Keywords: Romance, Orphan, Terminal Illness, Boarding School, Coming of Age, Dysfunctional Family, Death of a Son or Daughter, Mental Illness, Relationships Gone Wrong, Costume Drama
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction

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Cast

Mia Wasikowska    Jane Eyre
Jamie Bell    St. John Rivers
Holliday Grainger    Diana Rivers
Tamzin Merchant    Mary Rivers
Sally Hawkins    Mrs. Reed
Judi Dench    Mrs. Fairfax
Michael Fassbender    Rochester
Imogen Poots    Blanche Ingram

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Cary Fukunaga
Screenwriter    Moira Buffini
Story Creator    Charlotte Bronte
Producer    Alison Owen
Producer    Paul Trijbits
Executive Producer    Christine Langan
Executive Producer    Peter Hampden
Cinematographer    Adriano Goldman
Editor    Melanie Ann Oliver
Production Designer    Will Hughes-Jones
Make-up and Prosthetic Effects Designer    Daniel Phillips
Costume Designer    Michael O'Connor
Composer    Dario Marianelli
Co-Producer    Mairi Bett
Co-Producer    Faye Ward
Casting Director    Nina Gold

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/03/11 - $49,030   4 $12,258   $49,030 1
2011/03/12 - $74,943 +53% 4 $18,736   $123,973 2
2011/03/13 - $58,912 -21% 4 $14,728   $182,885 3
2011/03/14 - $17,483 -70% 4 $4,371   $200,368 4
2011/03/15 - $17,196 -2% 4 $4,299   $217,564 5
2011/03/16 - $19,148 +11% 4 $4,787   $236,712 6
2011/03/17 - $16,393 -14% 4 $4,098   $253,105 7
2011/03/18 - $127,595 +678% 26 $4,908   $380,700 8
2011/03/19 - $197,306 +55% 26 $7,589   $578,006 9
2011/03/20 - $141,508 -28% 26 $5,443   $719,514 10
2011/03/21 - $46,752 -67% 26 $1,798   $766,266 11
2011/03/22 - $48,666 +4% 26 $1,872   $814,932 12
2011/03/23 - $49,259 +1% 26 $1,895   $864,191 13
2011/03/24 - $51,342 +4% 26 $1,975   $915,533 14
2011/03/25 16 $261,870 +410% 90 $2,910   $1,177,403 15
2011/03/26 16 $420,429 +61% 90 $4,671   $1,597,832 16
2011/03/27 16 $287,694 -32% 90 $3,197   $1,885,526 17
2011/03/28 16 $86,836 -70% 90 $965   $1,972,362 18
2011/03/29 16 $102,801 +18% 90 $1,142   $2,075,163 19
2011/03/30 16 $93,364 -9% 90 $1,037   $2,168,527 20
2011/03/31 16 $95,854 +3% 90 $1,065   $2,264,381 21
2011/04/01 14 $332,489 +247% 180 $1,847   $2,596,870 22
2011/04/02 13 $532,996 +60% 180 $2,961   $3,129,866 23
2011/04/03 13 $349,647 -34% 180 $1,942   $3,479,513 24
2011/04/04 13 $109,369 -69% 180 $608   $3,588,882 25
2011/04/05 13 $136,671 +25% 180 $759   $3,725,553 26
2011/04/06 13 $130,315 -5% 180 $724   $3,855,868 27
2011/04/07 13 $132,892 +2% 180 $738   $3,988,760 28
2011/04/08 15 $328,369 +147% 247 $1,329   $4,317,129 29
2011/04/09 16 $517,076 +57% 247 $2,093   $4,834,205 30
2011/04/10 15 $312,490 -40% 247 $1,265   $5,146,695 31
2011/04/11 15 $102,376 -67% 247 $414   $5,249,071 32
2011/04/12 14 $121,502 +19% 247 $492   $5,370,573 33
2011/04/13 14 $120,161 -1% 247 $486   $5,490,734 34
2011/04/14 14 $121,069 +1% 247 $490   $5,611,803 35
2011/04/15 16 $264,513 +118% 274 $965   $5,876,316 36
2011/04/16 16 $453,923 +72% 274 $1,657   $6,330,239 37
2011/04/17 16 $274,796 -39% 274 $1,003   $6,605,035 38
2011/04/18 - $110,927 -60% 274 $405   $6,715,962 39
2011/04/19 - $134,516 +21% 274 $491   $6,850,478 40
2011/04/20 - $132,874 -1% 274 $485   $6,983,352 41
2011/04/21 - $136,647 +3% 274 $499   $7,119,999 42
2011/04/22 - $249,938 +83% 319 $784   $7,369,937 43
2011/04/23 - $321,809 +29% 319 $1,009   $7,691,746 44
2011/04/24 - $165,430 -49% 319 $519   $7,857,176 45
2011/04/25 - $99,374 -40% 319 $312   $7,956,550 46
2011/04/26 - $92,457 -7% 319 $290   $8,049,007 47
2011/04/27 - $87,863 -5% 319 $275   $8,136,870 48
2011/04/28 - $91,070 +4% 319 $285   $8,227,940 49
2011/04/29 - $134,087 +47% 294 $456   $8,362,027 50
2011/04/30 - $233,497 +74% 294 $794   $8,595,524 51
2011/05/01 20 $144,243 -38% 294 $491   $8,739,767 52
2011/05/02 19 $56,560 -61% 294 $192   $8,796,327 53
2011/05/03 18 $70,205 +24% 294 $239   $8,866,532 54
2011/05/04 17 $69,934 n/c 294 $238   $8,936,466 55
2011/05/05 17 $70,145 n/c 294 $239   $9,006,611 56
2011/05/06 - $105,722 +51% 248 $426   $9,112,333 57
2011/05/07 - $165,603 +57% 248 $668   $9,277,936 58
2011/05/08 - $156,008 -6% 248 $629   $9,433,944 59
2011/05/09 - $43,563 -72% 248 $176   $9,477,507 60
2011/05/10 - $51,519 +18% 248 $208   $9,529,026 61
2011/05/11 - $53,323 +4% 248 $215   $9,582,349 62
2011/05/12 - $51,729 -3% 248 $209   $9,634,078 63
2011/05/13 - $88,282 +71% 248 $356   $9,722,360 64
2011/05/14 - $143,041 +62% 248 $577   $9,865,401 65
2011/05/15 - $106,096 -26% 248 $428   $9,971,497 66
2011/05/16 - $39,392 -63% 248 $159   $10,010,889 67
2011/05/17 - $48,905 +24% 248 $197   $10,059,794 68
2011/05/18 - $46,890 -4% 248 $189   $10,106,684 69
2011/05/19 - $49,145 +5% 248 $198   $10,155,829 70
2011/05/20 - $62,598 +27% 208 $301   $10,218,427 71
2011/05/21 - $86,119 +38% 208 $414   $10,304,546 72
2011/05/22 - $66,314 -23% 208 $319   $10,370,860 73
2011/05/23 - $34,340 -48% 208 $165   $10,405,200 74
2011/05/24 - $31,263 -9% 208 $150   $10,436,463 75
2011/05/25 - $31,317 n/c 208 $151   $10,467,780 76
2011/05/26 - $28,171 -10% 208 $135   $10,495,951 77
2011/05/27 - $43,612 +55% 143 $305   $10,539,563 78
2011/05/28 - $64,335 +48% 143 $450   $10,603,898 79
2011/05/29 - $52,413 -19% 143 $367   $10,656,311 80
2011/05/30 26 $47,470 -9% 143 $332   $10,703,781 81
2011/05/31 - $20,972 -56% 143 $147   $10,724,753 82
2011/06/01 - $19,611 -6% 143 $137   $10,744,364 83
2011/06/02 - $22,251 +13% 143 $156   $10,766,615 84
2011/06/03 - $27,889 +25% 128 $218   $10,794,504 85
2011/06/04 - $41,268 +48% 128 $322   $10,835,772 86
2011/06/05 - $31,660 -23% 128 $247   $10,867,432 87
2011/06/06 - $15,416 -51% 128 $120   $10,882,848 88
2011/06/07 - $18,311 +19% 128 $143   $10,901,159 89
2011/06/08 - $20,437 +12% 128 $160   $10,921,596 90
2011/06/09 - $22,669 +11% 128 $177   $10,944,265 91
2011/06/10 - $18,092 -20% 90 $201   $10,962,357 92
2011/06/11 - $26,331 +46% 90 $293   $10,988,688 93
2011/06/12 - $18,593 -29% 90 $207   $11,007,281 94
2011/06/13 - $10,323 -44% 90 $115   $11,017,604 95
2011/06/14 - $12,472 +21% 90 $139   $11,030,076 96
2011/06/15 - $11,626 -7% 90 $129   $11,041,702 97
2011/06/16 - $13,293 +14% 90 $148   $11,054,995 98
2011/06/17 - $15,293 +15% 68 $225   $11,070,288 99
2011/06/18 - $18,281 +20% 68 $269   $11,088,569 100
2011/06/19 - $12,120 -34% 68 $178   $11,100,689 101
2011/06/20 - $7,971 -34% 68 $117   $11,108,660 102
2011/06/21 - $10,144 +27% 68 $149   $11,118,804 103
2011/06/22 - $11,040 +9% 68 $162   $11,129,844 104
2011/06/23 - $10,985 n/c 68 $162   $11,140,829 105
2011/06/24 - $11,267 +3% 51 $221   $11,152,096 106
2011/06/25 - $12,646 +12% 51 $248   $11,164,742 107
2011/06/26 - $8,089 -36% 51 $159   $11,172,831 108
2011/06/27 - $5,084 -37% 51 $100   $11,177,915 109
2011/06/28 - $6,507 +28% 51 $128   $11,184,422 110
2011/06/29 - $6,040 -7% 51 $118   $11,190,462 111
2011/06/30 - $5,711 -5% 51 $112   $11,196,173 112
2011/07/01 - $4,050 -29% 26 $156   $11,200,223 113
2011/07/02 - $5,152 +27% 26 $198   $11,205,375 114
2011/07/03 - $4,873 -5% 26 $187   $11,210,248 115
2011/07/04 57 $2,913 -40% 26 $112   $11,213,161 116
2011/07/05 - $3,443 +18% 26 $132   $11,216,604 117
2011/07/06 - $2,999 -13% 26 $115   $11,219,603 118
2011/07/07 - $2,854 -5% 26 $110   $11,222,457 119
2011/07/08 - $3,168 +11% 21 $151   $11,225,625 120
2011/07/09 - $4,336 +37% 21 $206   $11,229,961 121
2011/07/10 - $2,864 -34% 21 $136   $11,232,825 122
2011/07/11 - $2,004 -30% 21 $95   $11,234,829 123
2011/07/12 - $3,800 +90% 21 $181   $11,238,629 124
2011/07/13 - $2,052 -46% 21 $98   $11,240,681 125
2011/07/14 - $1,979 -4% 21 $94   $11,242,660 126

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2011/03/11 27 $182,885   4 $45,721   $182,885 3
2011/03/18 20 $466,409 +155% 26 $17,939   $719,514 10
2011/03/25 16 $969,993 +108% 90 $10,778   $1,885,526 17
2011/04/01 13 $1,215,132 +25% 180 $6,751   $3,479,513 24
2011/04/08 15 $1,157,935 -5% 247 $4,688   $5,146,695 31
2011/04/15 16 $993,232 -14% 274 $3,625   $6,605,035 38
2011/04/22 19 $737,177 -26% 319 $2,311   $7,857,176 45
2011/04/29 21 $511,827 -31% 294 $1,741   $8,739,767 52
2011/05/06 23 $427,333 -17% 248 $1,723   $9,433,944 59
2011/05/13 24 $337,419 -21% 248 $1,361   $9,971,497 66
2011/05/20 29 $215,031 -36% 208 $1,034   $10,370,860 73
2011/05/27 30 $160,360 -25% 143 $1,121   $10,656,311 80
2011/06/03 33 $100,817 -37% 128 $788   $10,867,432 87
2011/06/10 39 $63,016 -37% 90 $700   $11,007,281 94
2011/06/17 42 $45,694 -27% 68 $672   $11,100,689 101
2011/06/24 49 $32,002 -30% 51 $627   $11,172,831 108
2011/07/01 58 $14,075 -56% 26 $541   $11,210,248 115
2011/07/08 64 $10,368 -26% 21 $494   $11,232,825 122

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/21/2011664,377 64,377$1,093,765$1,093,7651
8/28/20111234,362-47% 98,739$583,810$1,677,5762
9/4/20113011,903-65% 110,642$207,350$1,884,9263

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
8/21/20111814,658 14,658$336,977$336,9771

Jane Eyre HD Trailer

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