The Chalk Garden

  • 1964
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Hayley Mills was 16 when this film was made and fairly glowed with good health, perhaps inappropriately so for this grim melodrama. Mills plays Laurel, a privileged but troubled youth who feels unloved--her mother (Sellars) has remarried and abandoned the girl to the care of her grandmother (Dame Edith Evans). The old woman spends most of her time tending...read more

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The Chalk Garden - Official Trailer
00:22 — Acclaimed screen version of Enid Bagnold's play in which an English governess changes the life of a lonely, disturbed teenage girl.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Hayley Mills was 16 when this film was made and fairly glowed with good health, perhaps inappropriately so for this grim melodrama. Mills plays Laurel, a privileged but troubled youth who feels unloved--her mother (Sellars) has remarried and abandoned the… (more)

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