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In this made-for-TV adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel, Emma Woodhouse Kate Beckinsale is a clever young woman from a wealthy family who fancies herself a matchmaker and tries to find a husband for her shy friend Harriet Samantha Morton. However, Emma's skills in bringing romances together are not all she imagines them to be, which causes no small annoyance for Harriet. What's more, Emma's interest in the affairs of others nearly causes her to miss out on the love of her life. This adaptation of Emma was ...
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Overview

In this made-for-TV adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel, Emma Woodhouse Kate Beckinsale is a clever young woman from a wealthy family who fancies herself a matchmaker and tries to find a husband for her shy friend Harriet Samantha Morton. However, Emma's skills in bringing romances together are not all she imagines them to be, which causes no small annoyance for Harriet. What's more, Emma's interest in the affairs of others nearly causes her to miss out on the love of her life. This adaptation of Emma was first shown in the U.S. on the A&E cable network; it followed both Douglas McGrath's acclaimed film version starring Gwyneth Paltrow, and Amy Heckerling's considerably updated variation on the story, Clueless.
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Special Features

Cast biographies and filmographies; Author biographies and bibliographies
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/27/2009
  • UPC: 733961172430
  • Rating:

  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 16:55:00
  • Format: DVD

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Emma
1. Emma Strikes a Match [8:26]
2. Emma Advises Miss Harriet [9:12]
3. Dreams of Romance [10:40]
4. Inquiries of Churchill [6:46]
5. Emma Shows Churchill the Town [7:24]
6. Dreams of Matchmaking [8:36]
7. Widening Social Circle [7:53]
8. A Ball at the Crown [8:14]
9. Frank Saves Miss Smith [6:34]
10. Picnic on Box Hill [7:58]
11. Emma's Epiphany [9:45]
12. Dream Engagement [7:37]
13. Harvest Festival [7:19]
Disc #2 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Jane Eyre
1. Troubled Childhood [10:45]
2. Jane as Governess [8:23]
3. Meeting Mr. Rochester [6:16]
4. Getting Acquainted [6:41]
5. Jane Saves Mr. Rochester [5:56]
6. Visiting Sisters [8:52]
7. Mr. Mason's Attacked [8:32]
8. Jane Flees Thornfield [6:39]
9. The Proposal [7:14]
10. Jane's Wedding Plans [7:42]
11. Wedding Surprise [7:34]
12. Leaving Thornfield Again [6:52]
13. Jane Is Rescued [6:45]
14. Love Declared [9:04]
Disc #3 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Victoria & Albert
1. Victoria's Future [7:36]
2. Mother Vs. Daughter [4:47]
3. The King Speaks [7:06]
4. The Letters [9:03]
5. Royal Persuasion [4:49]
6. Queen Victoria [4:07]
7. God Save the Queen [8:12]
8. The Lord & the Baron [8:26]
9. The Plan [8:09]
10. They Meet Again [7:14]
11. The Wedding [9:12]
12. Albert's Place [10:55]
Disc #4 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Victoria & Albert
1. Heroic Act [6:09]
2. Political Unrest [5:38]
3. The Princess [5:10]
4. Household Changes [8:54]
5. Sir Robert [12:59]
6. The Prince [9:51]
7. Later Has Come [8:11]
8. The Great Exhibition [7:37]
9. The Queen's Mother [3:54]
10. Berti [6:34]
11. Farewell Albert [8:58]
12. Reflection [3:58]
Disc #5 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Tom Jones
1. Baby Tom [7:47]
2. Not Guilty [7:43]
3. Right from Wrong [7:41]
4. Chasing Girls [7:01]
5. Sophie Is Back [7:14]
6. Hunting [7:21]
7. Recovery [9:04]
8. Death Bed [6:55]
9. Out of the Woods [8:50]
10. Object of Affection [5:29]
11. Sophie's Sadness [1:57]
12. A Father's Rage [8:04]
13. Brothers & Sisters [7:30]
14. Pub Fight [5:52]
15. Run Away [9:21]
16. Traveling Companion [9:05]
17. Ms. Harriet Fitzpatrick [10:44]
18. Sophie's Brooch [10:14]
Disc #6 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Tom Jones
1. Lost Bank Bill [9:09]
2. Road to London [9:13]
3. Charity for Your Robbery [7:49]
4. Lady Bellaston's Virtue [8:03]
5. A Masquerade [8:21]
6. 7:30 Sharp [9:27]
7. The Pocketbook [7:48]
8. Sensible Obligations [9:53]
9. Unexpected Pleasure [8:58]
10. Vile Methods [4:21]
11. Without Consent [3:40]
12. Slap in the Face [10:11]
13. The Navy [8:31]
14. Dead Man [6:52]
15. The Talk of London [10:10]
16. The Violence of Love [10:45]
17. Tom's Mother [8:51]
18. Truth About Tom [11:31]
Disc #7 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Ivanhoe
1. Imprisoned [6:49]
2. Normans [8:17]
3. A Betrothal [10:12]
4. Still Alive [5:28]
5. Message from France [8:39]
6. No More the Pilgrim [7:00]
7. Do the Minstrels Sing? [6:08]
8. Far and Near [4:38]
9. The Tournament [8:57]
10. The Chellenges [9:30]
11. Spoils of Victory [:00]
12. Once More the Champion [9:59]
13. A Suitable Husband [7:50]
14. Lady Rowena [3:56]
15. Kidnapped [9:12]
16. A Holy Crusade [11:21]
17. Prisoners [9:33]
18. No Escape [8:31]
Disc #8 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Ivanhoe
1. Outlaws [7:46]
2. The Black Knight [8:01]
3. Violent Intrusion [9:50]
4. Fight with Fire [6:23]
5. Wounded [8:18]
6. Ivanhoe Lives [8:26]
7. Freedom from Fear [7:05]
8. Prisoner of Passion [8:15]
9. Lust for Life [8:32]
10. Witch on Trial [1:15]
11. Demons of Conviction [7:15]
12. A Worthy Champion [8:24]
13. Father and Son [7:51]
14. The Living Dead [5:26]
15. The Lord Shall Protect [8:33]
16. Tied to the Stake [7:02]
17. Honor Is Served [7:17]
18. Going Home [7:59]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Emma
   Play Feature
   Scene Selection
   About Jane Austen
   Subtitles
      Turn Subtitles On
      Turn Subtitles Off
   A&E Web Sites
Disc #2 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Jane Eyre
   Play Feature
   Scene Selection
   About Charlotte Brontë
   Subtitles
      Turn Subtitles On
      Turn Subtitles Off
   A&E Web Sites
Disc #3 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Victoria & Albert
   Play Program
   Scene Selection
   Special Features
      Filmographies
         Victoria Hamilton
         Jonathan Firth
         Diana Rigg
         Jonathan Pryce
      Closed Captions
Disc #4 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Victoria & Albert
   Play Program
   Scene Selection
   Special Features
      Filmographies
         Sir Peter Ustinov
         David Suchet
         Sir Nigel Hawthorne
      Closed Captions
Disc #5 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Tom Jones
   Play Program
   Scene Selection
   Henry Fielding Biography
Disc #6 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Tom Jones
   Play Program
   Scene Selection
   Henry Fielding Biography
Disc #7 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Ivanhoe
   Play Program
   Scene Selection
   Sir Walter Scott Bio
Disc #8 -- Classic Literary Films Collection - Ivanhoe
   Play Program
   Scene Selection
   Sir Walter Scott Bio
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    Emma is my favorite

    It was an excellent price. Loved Emma....best version I have seen....

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