Based on the Henry James novella, the story frames on 7-year-old Maisie, caught in a custody battle between her mother – a rock and roll icon – and her father. What Maisie Knew is an evocative portrayal of the chaos of adult life seen entirely from a child’s point of view.
Rated for some language
Adult Head Games, Focused on a Child
“What Maisie Knew,” an adaptation of the Henry James short novel, is about a young girl caught in a custody battle between her mother and father.