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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Top Rated TV #34 | Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »
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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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 Col. 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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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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Trivia

Jennifer Ehle (Lizzy Bennet) is a blonde. The dark hair she wears during this production is a wig. Knowing she would be wearing a wig for filming, Jennifer had her hair cut very short. This was a problem for the stylists, who had to cover the wisps of blonde hair that escaped from the back of the wig. They would have preferred her hair to have been kept long, which is neater to cover. 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

Miss Bingley: I believe I can guess your thoughts at this moment.
Mr. Darcy: I should imagine not.
Miss Bingley: You are thinking how insupportable it would be to spend many evenings in such tedious company.
Mr. Darcy: No, indeed, my mind was more agreeably engaged. I've been meditating on the very great pleasure which a pair of fine eyes in the face of a pretty woman can bestow.
Miss Bingley: And may one dare ask whose the eyes that inspire these reflections?
Mr. Darcy: Miss Elizabeth Bennet's.
Miss Bingley: Miss Elizabeth Bennet. I am all astonishment.
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Connections

Version of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016) 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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