Love & Friendship Script

Director:Whit Stillman
Written by:Whit Stillman (Screenplay), Jane Austen (Story)

Script Synopsis:From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and wealthy Sir James Martin, severely complicate her plans.

Bride & Prejudice Script

Director:Gurinder Chadha
Written by:Jane Austen (Novel), Paul Mayeda Berges (Writer), Gurinder Chadha (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A Bollywood update of Jane Austen's classic tale, in which Mrs. Bakshi is eager to find suitable husbands for her four unmarried daughters. When the rich single gentlemen Balraj and Darcy come to visit, the Bakshis have high hopes, though circumstance and boorish opinions threaten to get in the way of romance.

Pride and Prejudice

Director:Joe Wright
Written by:Jane Austen (Novel), Deborah Moggach (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Pride and Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr Bennet is an english gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his overbearing wife and 5 daughters. If Mr Bennet dies their house will be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met, so the family's future happiness and security is dependant on the daughters making good marriages.

Sense and Sensibility

Director:Ang Lee
Written by:Jane Austen (Novel), Emma Thompson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. Two daughters are the titular opposites.