OUR MOTHER’S HOUSE (Jack Clayton, 1967)

“Please, Hugh. The little ones mustn’t see we’ve been crying.” — Elsa Written by Jeremy Brooks and Israeli actress Haya Harareet from Julian Gloag’s novel, Our Mother’s House begins with the self-sufficiency of the seven Hook children whose mother, bedridden, is dying. This bible-thumping fanatic is shielding herself and her children from her promiscuous past […]