Category: Jane Austen

Mansfield Park (1999)

Spoilers in Post: Yes, but mildish. Plot: Fanny Price is from a large, poor family. She is sent to live with her aunt’s family, a rich, slave-owning,...

Emma (1996)

Spoilers in Post: NoWhere: StarzRating: PGRelease Type: TheatricalPlot: Emma is a spoiled rich girl who thinks she knows about life and love. But she doesn’t, not...

Mansfield Park (1983)

Spoilers in Post: NoWhere: Amazon Prime Rating: Release Type: TelevisionPlot: An early BBC version of Mansfield Park. Score: Scoring Notes: generally a +5 is the highest...

Bride and Prejudice (2004)

Spoilers in Post: NoWhere: Own (but saw it listed as a New Release on Hulu)Rating: PG-13Release Type: TheatricalPlot: Bollywood meets Jane Austen in this Pride and...

Lost in Austen (2008)

Spoilers in Post: No Where: Britbox (Free Trial on Amazon) Rating: TV-14 Release Type: Television Plot: Amanda Price is a huge fan of Pride and Prejudice. One day she accidentally swaps lives with Elizabeth Bennett. Can she get back home before she messes up everyone’s story? Score:  Scoring Notes: generally a +5 is the highest I will give a component. A -5 is the...

Pride and Prejudice (1995)

Where: Amazon Prime Rating: TV-PG Release Type: Television Plot: Elizabeth Bennett and her four sisters must find husbands. And… “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of...

Clueless (1995)

Spoilers in Post: As if! Where: Starz Rating: PG-13 Year: 1995 Release Type: Theatrical Plot: Cher is a 15 year old rich girl who is learning...

Northanger Abbey (2007)

Spoilers in Post: No Where: PBS Masterpiece on Amazon (Free 7 Day Trial) Rating: PG (Um….hmm…. see Family Friendliness notes…) Year: 2007 Release Type: Television Plot:...

Miss Austen Regrets (2008)

Spoilers in Post: No Where: Amazon Prime Rating: TV-G Year: 2008 Release Type: Television Plot: At the end of her life, does Jane Austen regret the...