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Pride & prejudice (2005)
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Call no.:
DVD 011 346
Title:
Pride & prejudice
Alternate titles:
Pride and prejudice
Originally produced:
2005
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his overbearing wife and 5 daughters. There is the beautiful Jane, the clever Elizabeth, the bookish Mary, the immature Kitty and the wild Lydia. Unfortunately, if Mr. Bennet dies their house will be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met. The family's future happiness and security is dependent on the daughters making good marriages. Life is uneventful until the arrival in the neighbourhood of the rich gentleman Mr. Bingley, who rents a large house so he can spend the summer in the country. Mr Bingley brings with him his sister and the dashing, rich, but proud Mr. Darcy. Love soon buds for one of the Bennet sisters, while another sister may have jumped to a hasty prejudgment. For the Bennet sisters many trials and tribulations stand between them and their happiness.
Credits:
Focus Features presents in association with Studiocanal a Working Title production ; produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Paul Webster ; screenplay, Deborah Moggach ; directed by Joe Wright.
Publication:
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2006].
Languages:
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (129 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United Kingdom
France
Studio(s):
Focus Features
Studio Canal
Working Title Films
Director(s):
Wright, Joe
Screenwriter(s):
Moggach, Deborah
Producer(s):
Bevan, Tim
Fellner, Eric
Webster, Paul
Cast:
Keira Knightley, Matthew Macfadyen, Brenda Blethyn, Donald Sutherland, Tom Hollander, Rosamund Pike, Jena Malone, Judi Dench.
Production:
Director of photography, Roman Osin ; art directors, Nick Gottschalk, Mark Swain ; editor, Paul Tothill ; music, Dario Marianelli ; costume designer, Jacqueline Durran ; production designer, Sarah Greenwood.
Notes:
Based on the novel by Jane Austen.
DVD release of the 2005 motion picture.
Aspect ratio 2.35:1.
Subjects:
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 Film adaptations.
Bennet, Elizabeth (Fictitious character).
Social classes Drama.
Young women Drama.
Courtship Drama.
Sisters Drama.
England Drama.
Genre:
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Romance films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Romance films
Year: 2000s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: French
Spoken language: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Pride & prejudice
Director: Wright, Joe
Actor: Blethyn, Brenda
Actor: Dench, Judi
Actor: Hollander, Tom
Actor: Knightley, Keira
Musical score composer: Marianelli, Dario
Production studio: Focus Features
Production studio: Studio Canal
Production studio: Working Title Films
Country of production: France
Country of production: United Kingdom
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action