The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar (1979)

Sometimes just being a woman is an act of courage...

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  • Release Date: 1979-03-20
  • Runtime: 1h 47min
  • Language: English
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Adaptation of the 1963 novel by Sylvia Plath. Details a young woman's summer in New York working for a Mademoiselle-like magazine, return home to New England, and subsequent breakdown all amidst the horrors of the fifties, from news of the Rosenbergs' execution to sleazy disc jockeys and predatory college boys.

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Sound Gerald Fried Original Music Composer
Crew Gerald Hirschfeld Cinematography
Directing Larry Peerce Director
Editing Marvin Walowitz Editor
Writing Marjorie Kellogg Writer
Art John Robert Lloyd Production Design
Costume & Make-Up John Robert Lloyd Costume Design
Writing Sylvia Plath Novel