Sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. But Mr. Darcy reluctantly finds himself falling in love with a woman beneath his class. Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice?
A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the handsome and passionate King Henry VIII.Written by
In the film, Anne was shown to be the first of the Boleyn Sisters to gain interest from King Henry VIII before he became interested in Mary. In real life, it's the other way around. Henry met and started an affair with Mary before he even laid eyes on Anne. See more »
Anne's father is angry when she marries Henry Percy, and claims that since Percy is "a senior noble" whose marriage is something "only the king can decide." While a medieval or early modern king could play a large role in deciding whom his noblemen's sons married, and a formality of asking for permission existed, it is a major overstatement to claim the king decides these things himself. See more »
I think that the main critics done to this film came from those who don't like Natalie or Scarlett. I hope it has nothing to do with the the fact that it is a costum movie - I personally found this film an excellent piece of drama, as well as the book was (I think it's an awesome reading, too!). A perfect cast, a good storyline and a strong screenplay are the main reasons that made "The Other Boleyn Girl" a wonderful screen adaptation - and both Portman and Johansson revealed themselves in one of their best performance ever! I also believe that the choice of casting two of the most brilliant and famous young actresses in Hollywood (perhaps the best ones, right now) was a smart move from the movie producers and - as well as the most fascinating thing about it is the rivalry between the two sisters - let it able to do captivate young people's attention. I really hope this film is going to be a good hit - at least to receive good reviews from the critis...
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