The Governess (1998)

R   |    |  Drama, Romance

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When the father of privileged Rosina da Silva violently dies, she decides to pass herself off as a gentile and finds employment with a family in faraway Scotland. Soon she and the family ... See full summary »

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Sandra Goldbacher


Sandra Goldbacher

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Plot Summary


Drama | Romance


Release Date:

31 July 1998



Country of Origin


Filming Locations

The Jetty, Sannox, Isle of Arran, Scotland, UK

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$57,799 (USA) (2 August 1998)


$3,900,000 (USA)

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