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The Film Adaptation of Jane Austen’s “Persuasion” (1995) ~ Part I

Director: Roger Michell; Screenplay: Nick Dear Although I have seen the other version of Austen’s “Persuasion,” this one is my favorite. It certainly is not the pretty heritage film common to the genre. The scenes are grittier and more life … Continue reading

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Happy July Birthdays to Some of Our Favorite “Austen” Actors

These fabulous actors brought us hours of pleasure with their performances…         July 6 – Geraldine James, who was the voice of Jane Austen in 2007’s Northanger Abbey July 8 – Diane Clare (8 July 1938 to … Continue reading

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Jane Austen Film Adaptations

Recently, I blogged on AustenAuthors.com about the latest film version of a Jane Austen novel to be released. Realizing that many of my readers are unfamiliar with how the media has seen fit to adapt Jane Austen’s many novels, below … Continue reading

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