Jane Austen film/TV/books

I don’t presume to review Jane Austen’s books, which are too sublime for any words of mine [*], but I can comment on dramatisations of them in film or on TV. Here are some that I’ve watched or plan to watch soon:

Emma (TV; 1972) Doran Godwin, John Carson

Sanditon (book, completed by Another Lady; 1975)

Pride and Prejudice (TV; 1980) Elizabeth Garvie, David Rintoul

Sense and Sensibility (TV; 1980) Irene Richard, Tracey Childs

Mansfield Park (TV; 1983) Sylvestra le Touzel, Nicholas Farrell

Northanger Abbey (TV movie; 1987) Katherine Schlesinger, Peter Firth

Pride and Prejudice (TV, 1995 series) The famous one with Colin Firth and Jennifer Ehle

Sense and Sensibility (Film, 1995) Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, Hugh Grant, Alan Rickman

Persuasion (Film, 1995) Amanda Root, Ciaran Hinds

Emma (TV, 1996) Kate Beckinsale, Mark Strong

Emma (Film, 1996) Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeremy Northam

Mansfield Park (Film, 1999) Frances O’Connor, Jonny Lee Miller

Pride and Prejudice (Film, 2005) Keira Knightley, Matthew McFadyen

Northanger Abbey (TV, 2007) Felicity Jones and J J Feild

Persuasion (TV, 2007) Sally Hawkins, Rupert Penry-Jones

Sense and Sensibility (TV series, 2008) Hattie Morahan, Charity Wakefield

Lost in Austen (TV; 2008) Jemima Rooper, Elliott Cowan

Miss Austen Regrets (TV; 2008) Olivia Williams, Greta Scacchi, Hugh Bonneville

Emma (TV; 2009) Ramola Garai, Jonny Lee Miller

Love And Friendship (Film; 2016) Kate Beckinsale (based on Lady Susan)

Sanditon (TV; 2019) Rose Williams, Theo James, Anne Reid, Kris Marshall

Emma (Film, 2020) Anya Taylor-Joy, Johnny Flynn

Sanditon (TV; seasons 2 (2022) and 3 (2023))

[*] An exception: my reading group read Mansfield Park. You can read my review of the book here.