Tag - Jane Austen

Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters!

Okay, so we told you about Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (of which there’s a deluxe edition coming out in October), the novel that featured the original Jane Austen text, embellished with zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith. Now Quirk...

They’re Coming To Get You, Elizabeth...

I know that Pride and Prejudice is much loved in many circles. One of those circles is here in the Technocave and its attached compound. The book and of course the Colin Firth-starring version from the BBC. I tried to read it–scratch...

Headsup: Of Bronte, Austen and Kipling

An ongoing attempt to make sense of the onslaught of new swag that people want you to buy. Should you? I’ll try and help. You know what’s odd? From the three actors who make up the core of the Harry Potter films, I would never...

Headsup for February 23, 2008

An ongoing attempt to make sense of the onslaught of new swag that people want you to buy. Should you? I’ll try and help. The Aristocats is back in a special edition, and while it’s not one of Disney‘s full-on Platinum...

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Becoming Jane (2007) – 27 Second Review

Written by: Kevin Hood & Sarah Williams Directed by: Julian Jarrold Starring: Anne Hathaway, James McAvoy, Julie Waters, James Cromwell, Maggie Smith Review: Don’t ask. Don’t you dare even ask. Time: 4 seconds

Sense and Sensibility DVD Book Edition

Sense and Sensibility (1995) – DVD...

HTQ4 says, "So unless you already own a copy of this movie and have a copy of the novel on your shelf, you can pass this one by and be happy with the world as it is. However, if you fall into neither of the above categories, I suggest...

Pride and Prejudice (1996) – DVD Review

Cosette says, " Okay, I may be a little biased about this DVD because not only is Pride and Prejudice one of my very favorite books, but I also loved this movie. To see it in widescreen format totally uncut (my worn-out VHS-taped-off-of-TV...

Emma (1997) – DVD Review

Film: DVD: Written by: Andrew Davies, based on the novel by Jane Austen Directed by: Diarmuid Lawrence Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Mark Strong, Samantha Morton, Raymond Coulthard, Olivia Williams Features: “About Jane Austen”...