The Barretts Of Wimpole Street

  • 1956
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, Romance

Sidney Franklin directed both versions of this well-known biopic, originally filmed in 1934. Jones plays poet and near-invalid Elizabeth Barrett, whose father's (Gielgud) almost incestuous adoration for her all but confines her to his London house. She is understandably lonely and depressed; her only companions are her books, her servants, her dog, and...read more

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on

Video ClipsSee all »

The Barretts Of Wimpole Street - Official Trailer
03:18 — Elizabeth Barrett's tyrannical father has forbidden any of his family to marry. Nevertheless, she falls in love with the poet Robert Browning.

Cast & Details See all »

  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Sidney Franklin directed both versions of this well-known biopic, originally filmed in 1934. Jones plays poet and near-invalid Elizabeth Barrett, whose father's (Gielgud) almost incestuous adoration for her all but confines her to his London house. She is… (more)

Show More »

Trending TonightSee all »