Jane Austen's Pride and prejudice : the relationship between text and film / Deborah Cartmell

Author(s): Cartmell, Deborah
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Subjects: Pride and prejudice
Pride and prejudice (Motion picture : 2005)
Motion pictures and literature
Austen, Jane, Pride and prejudice
Pride and prejudice (Motion picture : 2005)
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Pride and prejudice
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Film adaptations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London : Methuen Drama, 2010
Series: Screen adaptations
Screen adaptations
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: [v], 150 p. ; 20 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments v
Part One: Literary contexts
'Before the picture in earnest contemplation': a timeline of Pride and Prejudice adaptations 3
'Honour, decorum, prudence': the novel and its reputation 25
Part Two: From text to screen
'First impressions': the screen openings of Pride and Prejudice 49
'A striking resemblance?': Pride and Prejudice on television 59
Picturing the past and 'The charm of recollection': cinematic adaptations of Pride and Prejudice, 1940, 2005 77
'The shades of Pemberley to be thus polluted': loose adaptations 93
'A more gentle sensation towards the original': Pride and Prejudice as concealed autobiography 109
Part Three: Critical responses and the afterlife of the novel's adaptations
'Heedless of the future': critical responses and the afterlife of the novel 125
Selected further reading 137
Index 144
Notes: ISBN: 9781408105931 (pbk.)
ISBN: 1408105934 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [137]-143) and index
OCLC Number: 671468927
ISBN/ISSN: 9781408105931