Tag Archives: Jane austen

Sanditon (PBS) Rated NR

Charlotte Heywood moves from her rural life to the town of Sanditon, a fishing village in the process of reinventing itself into a seaside resort. Based on the incomplete book by Jane Austen. Starring Crystal Clarke, Charlotte Spencer, and Kate … Continue reading

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Death Comes to Pemberley (2013) Rated TV-14

Darcy and Elizabeth have been married six years, and when they start preparing for their annual ball, it is interrupted by death. Based on the book by P.D. James. Starring Matthew Rhys, Anna Maxwell Martin, and Matthew Goode. I was … Continue reading

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Wives and Daughters (1999) Rated TV-PG

A country doctor’s daughter has to contend with a stepmother, an incorrigible stepsister, and the town gossips, all the while in love with a man who thinks of her as a friend. Based on the book of the same name … Continue reading

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Austenland (2013) Rated PG-13

Obsessed with Jane Austen, a woman goes to Austenland, a theme park, to meet her Mr. Darcy. Based on the book by Shannon Hale. Starring Keri Russell, JJ Feild, and Bret McKenzie. I really had high hopes for this film, being … Continue reading

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Love and Friendship (2016) Rated PG

Lady Susan visits her in-laws to find a match for both her daughter and herself. Based on the book, Lady Susan by Jane Austen. Starring Kate Beckinsale, Morfydd Clark, Tom Bennett, Chloë Sevigny, Stephen Fry. Lady Susan is a lesser … Continue reading

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Love By the Book (2014) Rated TV-G

A bookstore owner meets the man of her dreams while working with a consultant to try to save her store. Starring Leah Renee, Kristopher Turner, Cherilyn Wilson Touting a comparison to Jane Austen’s Emma., this movie looked promising. However, it … Continue reading

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Scents and Sensibility (2011) Rated PG

Two sisters must learn to defend for themselves when their father was jailed for extortion. Starring Ashley Williams, Marla Sokoloff, Nick Zano, Brad Johnson This film is an updated version of Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen. The filmmakers may have … Continue reading

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Fill the Void (2012) Rated PG

A young Hasidic Jewish woman is asked to a levirate marriage with her brother-in-law. Starring Hadas Yaron, Yiftach Klein, Irit Sheleg Wow. We are brought into a glimpse of orthodox Chassidic community in Tel Aviv. This film is beautifully shot and weaves a wonderful love. … Continue reading

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Anne Hathaway

 Becoming Jane (2007) Rated PG A passionate romance with roguish barrister Tom Lefroy serves as the inspiration for the works of budding novelist Jane Austen in director Julian Jarrold’s prismatic drama set in late 18th century England. After rejecting a proposal from … Continue reading

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Emily Blunt

 Dan in Real Life (2007) Rated PG-13 Advice columnist and widowed father of three Dan Burns has met someone new in this romantic comedy from director Peter Hedges. But even though Marie is beautiful and smart, she’s also the girlfriend … Continue reading

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