Marc Munden’s family fantasy drama in which an orphaned girl spots an enchanted garden concealed at her harsh uncle’s land. Starring Dixie Egerickx, Colin Firth and Julie Walters.
The Secret Garden is adapted from the novel of the same name by Frances Hodgson Bennett, which was published in 1911. However, this is not the first version of the book to be filmed.
Fred M. Wilcox - known for the classics Lassie Come Home and Forbidden Planet - directed the first cinematic adaptation in 1949.
Agnieszka Holland directed the delightful and pleasant adaptation back in 1993, with Dame Maggie Smith earning a British Academy Film Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
Considering I how much I like the 1993 effort, my…