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Title Emma [videorecording] / Miramax Films ; Matchmaker Films ; Haft Entertainment production ; producers, Steven Haft, Patrick Cassavetti ; writer/director, Douglas McGrath.

Imprint [United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Buena Vista Home Video [distributor], [2002]

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Fl DVD Collection  791.4372 Em61 2002    ---  Available
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Emma    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD Dolby Surround
Note Based on the novel by Jane Austen.
Special features: theatrical trailer ; chapter search.
Originally released as motion picture in 1996.
Credits Director of photography, Ian Wilson ; editor, Lesley Walker ; music, Rachel Portman.
Performer Gwyneth Paltrow, Toni Collette, Alan Cumming, Ewan McGregor, Jeremy Northam, Greta Scacchi, Juliet Stevenson, Polly Walker.
Summary Emma Woodhouse is a young woman who, having engineered the marriage of her companion, turns her attention toward making a match for the local vicar and her new protegee, Harriet Smith. Her one voice of reason and restraint is Mr. Knightley, who has known her since she was a child and who watches her behaviour with wry amusement and sometimes with real anger. Emma presides over the small provincial world of Highbury with enthusiasm, but she will find it is all too easy to confuse good intentions with self-gratification.
Subject Austen, Jane, 1775-1817 -- Film and video adaptations.
England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama.
Women -- England -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature.
Adaptation.
Romance.
Comedy.
Subject Motion pictures, British.
Added Author Haft, Steven. Producer.
Cassavetti, Patrick. Producer.
McGrath, Douglas. Director. Screenwriter.
Paltrow, Gwyneth, Actor. 1972-
Collette, Toni, 1972-
Cumming, Alan, 1965- Actor.
McGregor, Ewan, 1971- Actor.
Northam, Jeremy, 1961- Actor.
Scacchi, Greta.
Stevenson, Juliet.
Walker, Polly, 1966-
Portman, Rachel.
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Emma. Author.
Miramax Films. Producer.
Matchmaker Films. Producer.
Haft Entertainment (Firm) Producer.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm) Distributor.
Buena Vista Home Video (Firm) Distributor.
ISBN 1558905731
9781558905733
Standard No. 717951000972
Music No. 15862 Miramax

 
    
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