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Unleashing Mr. Darcy (2016)

In this modern day spin on "Pride & Prejudice," Elizabeth Scott (Cindy Busby), is fishing for direction in her life and gets the opportunity to professionally show her Cavalier King Charles Spaniel in a fancy New York dog show.

Director:

David Winning

Writers:

Teena Booth (teleplay), Teri Wilson (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Cindy Busby ... Elizabeth Scott
Ryan Paevey ... Donovan Darcy
Elizabeth McLaughlin Elizabeth McLaughlin ... Gabrielle Barrow
Frances Fisher ... Violet Darcy
Lini Evans ... Linda Scott
Tammy Gillis ... Jenna Scott
Sarah Desjardins ... Zara Darcy
Courtney Richter ... Felicity Robson
Ryan Kennedy ... Henry Robson
Ken Tremblett ... Grant Markham
Ty Wood ... Joe Markham
Hannah Carter Hannah Carter ... Student
Keith Martin Gordey Keith Martin Gordey ... Dr. Thurston
Robert Allan Hughes Robert Allan Hughes ... Dog Show Man
Noel Johansen ... Linus
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Storyline

In this modern day spin on "Pride and Prejudice," Elizabeth Scott is fishing for direction in her life and gets the opportunity to professionally show her Cavalier King Charles Spaniel in a fancy New York dog show. Dog show judge Donovan Darcy comes across as aristocratic and rude and a chain of misunderstandings unfold during the competition, complicating their mutual attraction. In true Jane Austen fashion, Elizabeth and Donovan begin to see the error of their ways and it turns out Mr. Darcy is far more kind and interesting than Elizabeth ever imagined. Written by Happy_Evil_Dude

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-G
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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 January 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Unleashing Mr. Darcy See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

The Hallmark Channel See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

The "brownstones" aren't even close to the real NY ones. Ok for BC, not NYC. See more »

Goofs

In a dog show, ribbons are handed to the handler, never draped around the handler's neck. See more »

Connections

Version of Pride and Prejudice (1980) See more »

Soundtracks

The Lionized
Written by Jeff Toyne and Melissa R. Kaplan
Performed by Melissa R. Kaplan
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Just so many missed opportunities
9 March 2019 | by annaflora-70574See all my reviews

I wanted to like this movie. There were a lot of good parts and the ending was very good. But, Elizabeth comes of bitter, rude and mean. In so many spots, Darcy goes out of his way for her and she is awful to him. Darcy did a very good job at coming off a bit cold but charming and genuine. I would've given 10 stars if Elizabeth had done a better job and coming off like she doesn't belong or being uncomfortable without being so mean over and over.


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