Pride and Prejudice [Special Edition] [2 Discs]
by Simon Langton
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Publisher: A&E Home Video
2 discs. Language: English. Run time: 300 mins. Aspect ratio: 2.35: 1. Originally released: 1995. Jane Austen's classic comedy of manners a delectably witty story of life, love, and marriage among the 19th-century English gentry is now one of the most lavish and expensive miniseries in history. Co-produced by the BBC and A&E, directed by Simon Langton ("Upstairs, Downstairs"), newly adapted for the screen by Andrew Davies ("Middlemarch"), and filmed on location in Derbyshire, this groundbreaking production, originally seen on A&E, stars Jennifer Ehle as Elizabeth Bennet, Colin Firth as Mr. Darcy, Julia Sawalha as Lydia, and Susannah Harker as Jane. Boxed set is 5 hours on 6 cassettes or 5 hours on 2 DVDs.