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Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility (1811) ~ 『分別と多感』







英国を代表する小説家 Jane Austen の素敵なロマンス小説は、その時代の女性の置かれた状況をしっかり見ていくと、もっと面白く読めるよ。





アン・リー監督の映画化、すばらしい !

Sense and Sensibility is a 1995 American period drama film directed by Ang Lee and based on Jane Austen's 1811 novel of the same name. Actress Emma Thompson wrote the script and stars as Elinor Dashwood, while Kate Winslet plays Elinor's younger sister Marianne. The story follows the Dashwood sisters, members of a wealthy English family of landed gentry, as they must deal with circumstances of sudden destitution. They are forced to seek financial security through marriage. Actors Hugh Grant and Alan Rickman play their respective suitors. The film was released on December 13, 1995, in the United States.