The story of lively and rebellious Elizabeth, one of five unmarried daughters living in the countryside of 19th century England, in a world where an advantageous marriage is a woman's sole occupation.
Colin Firth, Jennifer Ehle, Allison [i.e. Alison] Steadman, Benjamin Whitrow, Susannah Harker, Crispin Bonham-Carter, Anna Chancellor, Julia Sawalha, David Bamber, David Bark-Jones.
Producer, Sue Birtwistle ; director, Simon Langton ; dramatized by Andrew Davies ; music, Carl Davis.
Based on the novel by Jane Austen. Originally produced for television broadcast in 1995. Anamorphic widescreen version. Bonus features: Behind the scenes featurette "The making of pride and prejudice" ; Jane Austen biography/bibliography ; talent biographies/filmographies ; interactive menus ; scene selection.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Bernard W. Freeman Book Fund.