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As the headmistress of a school full of Southern belles who welcome a wounded Yankee into their midst, Kidman is an avatar of Victorian womanhood.
But while Harry Potter and friends would thrill to some of the state-of-the-art campus perks (the gym is especially to die for), the school’s imperious headmistress, Madam Mumblechook (Kate Winslet), is decidedly no Albus Dumbledore.
Along with her high-handed colleague Doctor Dee (unmistakably voiced by Jim Broadbent), the headmistress welcomes the new girl at first, convinced that Mary could be the most talented witch of her generation.
The day of service was named appropriately enough for Sarah E. Lyman, the Shaker Heights school's headmistress from 1904-31.
Based on the 1966 Thomas Cullinan novel, The Beguiled stars Nicole Kidman as the headmistress of the stately Miss Martha Farnsworth Seminary for Young Ladies.
Courtesy of the collection of Victor Deupi and Raúl Álvarez El Nuevo Herald File Gutierrez was born May 20, 1931, to a dentist father and a mother who was headmistress and owner of the Institute Edison, a large, non-denominational school in Cuba.
Colin Farrell plays McBurney, while Nicole Kidman flutters about as the headmistresses.
Those words bring me back to my grammar school and our headmistress, Mother Mary Mildred, an ancient Nun — is there any other type? — with one drooping eyelid and a lifetime lived behind the walls of a convent.
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