Emma Thompson stars in and wrote the Oscar-winning script for this wonderful romantic comedy, in which two high-spirited sisters looking for true love in straitlaced society. Adapted from Jane Austen's novel and acclaimed nationwide as one of the very best movies of 1995.
Won: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium, 1996 Academy Awards; Best Motion Picture - Drama; Best Screenplay - Motion Picture, 1996 Golden Globes; Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published, <
Nominated: Best Picture, Best Actress in a Leading Role (Thompson), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Winslet), Best Cinematography, Best Costume Design, Best Cinematography, Best Music, Original Dramatic Score, 1996 Academy Awards
Performances are all tops.