Mansfield Park

"Mansfield Park is a 1999 British romantic comedy-drama film based on Jane Austen's novel of the same name...The film departs from the original novel in several respects. For example, the life of Jane Austen is incorporated into the film, as well as the issues of slavery and plantation life." -Wikipedia

Bridget Jones's Diary

"Bridget Jones's Diary is a 2001 English romantic comedy film directed by Sharon Maguire. It is based on Helen Fielding's novel of the same name which is a reinterpretation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. The adaptation stars Renée Zellweger as Bridget, Hugh Grant as the caddish Daniel Cleaver and Colin Firth as Bridget's "true love", Mark Darcy." -Wikipedia


"In rural 1800s England things go bad for a young matchmaker after she finds a man for another woman." -IMDB

Starring Gwyneth Paltrow.


"Clueless is a 1995 American coming-of-age comedy film...loosely based on Jane Austen's 1815 novel Emma." -Wikipedia

Starring Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Paul Rudd, and Brittany Murphy.

Pride and Prejudice

"The screenplay was written by Aldous Huxley and Jane Murfin, adapted specifically from the stage adaptation by Helen Jerome in addition to Jane Austen's novel. The film is about five sisters from an English family of landed gentry who must deal with issues of marriage, morality, and misconceptions." -Wikipedia

Starring Greer Garson and Laurence Olivier.


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