Six Californians start a Jane Austen book club devoted to the English author's intricate, romantic novels - and soon find their lives mirroring the 19th century stories they are reading! With Jimmy Smits.
Pride & Prejudice movie trailer - starring Donald Sutherland, Keira Knightley, Rosamund Pike, Brenda Blethyn, Tom Hollander, Matthew MacFadyen. Directed by Joe Wright. Theatrical Release Date: 11/11/2005
A sudden loss of fortune traps two women in a painful conflict between their romantic hopes and the rigid rules of society. Oscar-winning script, based on the Jane Austen classic.
Eight years after her wealthy family forced her to break up with the man she loves, a mousy woman follows her heart when she gets a second chance with her true love. Based on a novel by Jane Austen.
Puella Magi Madoka Magica follows the story of a 14 year old girl named Madoka Kaname. Madoka is offered the opportunity of gaining magical powers if she agrees to make a contract with a strange little being named Kyubey, Kyubey will also grant Madoka one wish, but in exchange she shall
risk her life by accepting the responsibilities of fighting witches. Little does Madoka know what the real risks of making a contract has in-store for her.
Many in the publishing industry consider the 'chick-lit' genre to be dead. But, it never actually died. It just got a makeover. We speak with author Kim Gruenenfelder and others about how the genre has evolved and where it is going.
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Caroline Criado-Perez fought to get Jane Austen on British bank notes, and she succeeded, and was hit with an outpouring of violent misogyny - including rape and death threats - online. Outbursts like this are increasingly common for women on social media, but it's not entirely clear how they can best be stopped.
Jane Austen's 'one darling child' Pride and Prejudice was published 200 years ago and the BBC's David Sillito has been finding out how the novel has endured for so long.
The Bank of England has shown sense and some sensibility after revealing Jane Austen could become the new face of the 10 note.
A ring that belonged to Jane Austen will stay in the UK after a museum raised the money to compete with US singer Kelly Clarkson.
Colin Firth starred in a BBC series of Jane Austen's beloved novel, 'Pride and Prejudice,' back in 1995. For the book's 200th anniversary this year, the TV network has taken the opportunity to immortalize a particular scene: A moment where Firth as Mr. Darcy emerges from a lake. So the BBC went ahead and created a 12-foot-tall glass sculpture of his likeness and stuck it in the middle of a lake.
Many say Jane Austen was ahead of her time - writing books which have sold in their millions. The 19th century author of 'Pride and Prejudice' has now been recognised in a fitting way - she'll be the new face on a British 10 pound note. She'll replace Charles Darwin - making her the only female historic figure to appear on the current currency. That omission hadn't gone unnoticed.
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