Geraldine Page originated the role of Mother Miriam Ruth in the Broadway play by John Pielmeier, but was overlooked for the film.
Geraldine reportedly turned down the part of Chris MacNeil.
Geraldine Page turned down the role of Mrs. Robinson.
Page was considered for the role of Ratched.
Did you know that Geraldine Page was not the only choice for these movies? (click to learn more)