Movies Based on the Works of Jane Austen
Movie Recommendations

Feature films
Nonfiction films about Jane Austen and her times

Feature Films

  Film adaptations:
    Emma. Not rated. 1972. (BBC TV production starring Doran Godwin and John Carson). DVD 791.4572 EMM TV
    Emma. Not rated. 1996. (TV movie starring Kate Beckinsale and Mark Strong).
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    Emma. PG. 1996. (Starring Gwyneth Paltrow and Jeremy Northam).  DVD Comedy
    Emma. Not rated. 2009. (Starring Michael Gambon, Jonny Lee Miller, Romola Garai).
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  Films inspired by Emma:
    Aisha. Not rated. 2010. DVD World (Hindi)
    Clueless. PG-13. 1995. DVD Comedy
Mansfield Park
  Film adaptations:
    Mansfield Park. Not rated. 1983. (BBC TV production starring Sylvestra Le Touzel and Nicholas Farrell) DVD 791.4572 MAN TV
    Mansfield Park. PG-13. 1999. (Starring Frances O'Connor and Jonny Lee Miller).
DVD Comedy
    Mansfield Park. Not rated. 2007. (Starring Blake Ritson and Billie Piper).
DVD 791.4572 MAN TV
Northanger Abbey
  Film adaptations:
    Northanger Abbey. Not rated. 1987. (BBC TV production starring Katherine Schlesinger and Peter Firth). DVD 791.4572 NOR TV
    Northanger Abbey. Not rated. 2007. (Starring Felicity Jones and J.J. Feild).
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  Film adaptations:
    Persuasion. Not rated. 1971. (BBC TV production starring Ann Firbank and Bryan Marshall). DVD 791.4572 PER TV
    Persuasion. PG. 1995. (Starring Amanda Root and Ciaran Hinds). DVD Drama
    Persuasion. Not rated. 2007. (Starring Sally Hawkins and Rupert Penry-Jones).
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Pride and Prejudice
  Film adaptations:
    Pride and Prejudice. Not rated. 1940. (Starring Greer Garson and Laurence Olivier).
DVD Drama
    Pride and Prejudice. Not rated. 1980. (BBC TV mini-series starring Elizabeth Garvie and David Rintoul). DVD 791.4572 PRI TV
    Pride and Prejudice. Not rated. 1995. (BBC TV mini-series starring Colin Firth and Jennifer Ehle). DVD 791.4572 PRI TV , Blu-ray 791.4572 PRI TV and VHS 791.4572 PRI TV
    Pride and Prejudice. PG. 2003. (Starring Kam Heskin and Orlando Seale). DVD Comedy
    Pride and Prejudice. PG. 2005. (Starring Keira Knightley and Matthew Macfadyen).
DVD Drama
  Films inspired by Pride and Prejudice:
    Bride and Prejudice. PG-13. 2004. (Starring Aishwarya Rai and Martin Henderson).
DVD Musical
    Bridget Jones’s Diary. R. 2001. (Starring Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth, and Hugh Grant). DVD Comedy
    Lost in Austen. Not rated. 2008. DVD 791.4572 LOS TV
Sense and Sensibility
  Film adaptations:
    Sense and Sensibility. Not rated. 1981. (BBC TV mini-series starring Irene Richard and Tracey Childs). DVD 791.4572 SEN TV
    Sense and Sensibility. PG. 1995. (Starring Emma Thompson and Kate Winslet).
DVD Drama
    Sense and Sensibility. Not rated. 2008. (Starring Hattie Morahan and Charity Wakefield).
DVD 791.4572 SEN TV
  Films inspired by Sense and Sensibility:
    From Prada to Nada. PG-13. 2010. DVD Comedy
    I Have Found It. Not rated. 2000. DVD World (Tamil)
Other Feature Films related to Jane Austen
    Becoming Jane. PG. 2007. DVD Drama
    The Jane Austen Book Club. PG-13. 2007. DVD Drama

Nonfiction Films about Jane Austen and Her Times
Jane Austen (part of the Great Women Writers series). 2000. DVD 823.7 A933ja
Jane Austen’s Life. 1997. DVD 823.7 A933ja
Jane Austen’s Society. 1997. DVD 823.7 A933ja
Jane Austen’s Works. 1997. DVD 823.7 A933ja
Miss Austen Regrets (also included on the DVD Sense and Sensibility). 2008.
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Regency House Party. 2004. DVD 791.4572 REG TV