Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart.
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Cast

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 Elizabeth Bennet (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Mr Darcy (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Jane Bennet (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Lydia Bennet (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Mrs. Bennet (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Mr. Bennet (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Mr Bingley (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Kitty Bennet (6 episodes, 1995)
Lucy Briers ...
 Mary Bennet (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Miss Bingley (6 episodes, 1995)
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 Mrs Hurst (6 episodes, 1995)
Adrian Lukis ...
 Wickham / ... (5 episodes, 1995)
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 Mr Collins (5 episodes, 1995)
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 Charlotte Lucas (5 episodes, 1995)
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 Maria Lucas (5 episodes, 1995)
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 Georgiana Darcy (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Hill / ... (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Lady Catherine de Bourgh (4 episodes, 1995)
Tim Wylton ...
 Mr. Gardiner (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Mr Hurst (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Mrs. Gardiner (4 episodes, 1995)
Nadia Chambers ...
 Miss Anne de Bourgh (4 episodes, 1995)
David Bark-Jones ...
 Lt. Denny (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Mrs Phillips / ... (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Sir William Lucas (4 episodes, 1995)
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 Capt. Carter (4 episodes, 1995)
Kate O'Malley ...
 Sarah, the maid / ... (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Lady Lucas (3 episodes, 1995)
Paul Moriarty ...
 Col. Forster (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Mrs Forster (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Colonel Fitzwilliam (3 episodes, 1995)
Sarah Legg ...
 Hannah (2 episodes, 1995)
Annabel Taylor ...
 Maggie, the maid (2 episodes, 1995)
Harriet Eastcott ...
 Mrs Jenkinson / ... (2 episodes, 1995)
Natasha Isaacs ...
 Gardiner Children (2 episodes, 1995)
Marie-Louise Flamank ...
 Gardiner Children (2 episodes, 1995)
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 Hodge, the gardener (2 episodes, 1995)
Julian Erleigh ...
 Gardiner Children (2 episodes, 1995)
Neville Phillips ...
 Fossett, the footman (2 episodes, 1995)
Christopher Staines ...
 Lt. Sanderson (2 episodes, 1995)
Jacob Casselden ...
 Gardiner Children (2 episodes, 1995)
Melvyn Tan ...
 Forte Piano played by (2 episodes, 1995)
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Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Drama | Romance

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Release Date:

14 January 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Orgullo y prejuicio  »

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(6 parts)

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1.66 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Joanna David (Mrs. Gardiner) and Emilia Fox (Georgianna Darcy) are real life mother and daughter. See more »

Goofs

In the marriage proposal scene the clock on the mantel doesn't change time. It remains at 6:16 throughout the scene. See more »

Quotes

Kitty Bennet: I thought Mary sang very ill.
Elizabeth Bennet: Yes, poor Mary. But she is determined to do it.
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Connections

Referenced in Bridget Jones's Diary (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Pride and Prejudice
(Opening title music)
Composed by Carl Davis
Performed by Melvyn Tan
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Perfect book, perfect film
9 July 1999 | by (Ottawa, Canada) – See all my reviews

A female journalist once wrote that no actress could ever portray Elizabeth Bennet to the satisfaction of a woman viewer for one very simple reason: every woman really visualizes herself in that role. Jennifer Ehle has done the impossible - she is, and in my mind, forever will be, Elizabeth. The beauty, wit, and sparkling liveliness of the character are perfectly captured in her performance. And Colin Firth's Mr. Darcy is an exact match for her. His smoldering good looks are wonderful, and he can portray reserve without descending into woodenness and blankness. The scene where he and Elizabeth dance a long and stately dance together in the midst of a crowd is both controlled and exciting - with very little change of tone, and while preserving the most correct decorum, their conversation reveals dangerous undercurrents of emotion, and meanwhile the steps of the dance keep pulling them together and apart again. The rest of the characters are equally fine - David Bamber's obsequious Mr. Collins is especially unforgettable.


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