Welcome to MUBI

A hand picked selection of the best films for just $4.99 a month

The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne

directed by Jack Clayton
United Kingdom 1987
  • 110 min
3.8
12 Ratings

Synopsis

Maggie Smith stars as self-effacing spinster Judith Hearne in this emotional drama set in 1950s Dublin. Harboring a secret yearning for her boardinghouse neighbor James the modest piano teacher is pleasantly surprised to find her affection returned.