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A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.

Director: Julian Jarrold
Writer: Jane Austen (letters), Kevin Hood, Sarah Williams
Production: Miramax Films
Year: 2007
MetaScore: 55/100
ImdbRating: 7.1
BoxOffice: $18,602,895
Released: 10 Aug 2007
Awards: 3 wins & 6 nominations.

72 Clips & Quotes

If we are not together - Becoming Jane 00:19 If we are not together I have no money - Becoming Jane 00:43 I have no money What is she doing - Becoming Jane 00:17 What is she doing Sometimes affection is a shy flower that takes time to blossom - Becoming Jane 00:20 Sometimes affection is a shy flower that takes time to... Affection is desirable - Becoming Jane 00:18 Affection is desirable Dispose of yourself without affection - Becoming Jane 00:22 Dispose of yourself without affection You dance with passion - Becoming Jane 00:33 You dance with passion That girl needs a husband - Becoming Jane 00:39 That girl needs a husband There's writing on both sides of those pages - Becoming Jane 00:16 There's writing on both sides of those pages On a fine morning in May - Becoming Jane 01:16 On a fine morning in May The good do not always come to good ends - Becoming Jane 00:38 The good do not always come to good ends Could I really have this - Becoming Jane 00:16 Could I really have this How does the story begin - Becoming Jane 00:12 How does the story begin Lefroy does have a reputation - Becoming Jane 00:28 Lefroy does have a reputation Much good that is - Becoming Jane 00:14 Much good that is If you wish to practice the art of fiction - Becoming Jane 00:53 If you wish to practice the art of fiction Are there no other women in Hampshire - Becoming Jane 00:15 Are there no other women in Hampshire A toast from one member of the profession to another - Becoming Jane 00:18 A toast from one member of the profession to another Flirting is a woman's trade - Becoming Jane 00:18 Flirting is a woman's trade Is called a country dance - Becoming Jane 01:13 Is called a country dance I think that you - Becoming Jane 00:19 I think that you What do you make of Mr - Becoming Jane 00:58 What do you make of Mr You'll lose everything - Becoming Jane 01:00 You'll lose everything Monsieur le Comte is not here to pay his respects - Becoming Jane 00:36 Monsieur le Comte is not here to pay his respects I have read your book - Becoming Jane 00:22 I have read your book Vice leads to difficulty - Becoming Jane 00:27 Vice leads to difficulty What rules of conduct apply in this rural situation - Becoming Jane 00:45 What rules of conduct apply in this rural situation Typical bloody runaway - Becoming Jane 00:12 Typical bloody runaway And I have to dig my own damn potatoes - Becoming Jane 00:21 And I have to dig my own damn potatoes Or he doesn't deserve to live - Becoming Jane 00:33 Or he doesn't deserve to live Did I do that well - Becoming Jane 00:11 Did I do that well Do you love me - Becoming Jane 00:10 Do you love me If there is a shred of truth or justice inside of you - Becoming Jane 00:41 If there is a shred of truth or justice inside of you Forgive me if I suspect in you a sense of justice - Becoming Jane 00:29 Forgive me if I suspect in you a sense of justice The boundaries of propriety were vigorously assaulted - Becoming Jane 00:34 The boundaries of propriety were vigorously assaulted If a woman happens to have a particular superiority - Becoming Jane 00:41 If a woman happens to have a particular superiority Of what do you wish to write - Becoming Jane 00:24 Of what do you wish to write To have a wife who has a mind is considered not quite proper - Becoming Jane 00:33 To have a wife who has a mind is considered not quite proper In disposition and talents - Becoming Jane 01:57 In disposition and talents My characters shall have - Becoming Jane 00:21 My characters shall have Was I deficient in propriety - Becoming Jane 00:27 Was I deficient in propriety I depend entirely upon - Becoming Jane 00:22 I depend entirely upon Was I deficient in rapture - Becoming Jane 00:16 Was I deficient in rapture How many times did you stand up with that gentleman - Becoming Jane 00:30 How many times did you stand up with that gentleman Your ignorance is understandable since you lack - Becoming Jane 01:03 Your ignorance is understandable since you lack Trouble here enough - Becoming Jane 00:30 Trouble here enough A novel must show how the world truly is - Becoming Jane 00:39 A novel must show how the world truly is You asked me a question - Becoming Jane 00:46 You asked me a question His small fortune will not buy me - Becoming Jane 00:17 His small fortune will not buy me What trouble we take to make them like us when we like them - Becoming Jane 00:19 What trouble we take to make them like us when we like them All sorts of trouble - Becoming Jane 00:15 All sorts of trouble Wild companions - Becoming Jane 00:32 Wild companions I never feel more French than when I watch cricket - Becoming Jane 00:17 I never feel more French than when I watch cricket Her heart is stirred - Becoming Jane 00:28 Her heart is stirred You could persuade her - Becoming Jane 00:32 You could persuade her Condescends far indeed in offering to the daughter of an obscure and impecunious clergyman - Becoming Jane 00:34 Condescends far indeed in offering to the daughter of an... Madame le Comtesse - Becoming Jane 00:23 Madame le Comtesse I'm sorry to have been so disobliging in the past - Becoming Jane 00:17 I'm sorry to have been so disobliging in the past It's something I began in London - Becoming Jane 00:47 It's something I began in London Tell me about your lady - Becoming Jane 00:36 Tell me about your lady How many brothers and sisters do you have in Limerick - Becoming Jane 00:32 How many brothers and sisters do you have in Limerick You came back to us - Becoming Jane 00:11 You came back to us Is she as Gothic as her novels - Becoming Jane 00:30 Is she as Gothic as her novels Green velvet coat - Becoming Jane 00:21 Green velvet coat Has the world turned topsy - Becoming Jane 00:12 Has the world turned topsy Your home county - Becoming Jane 00:10 Your home county Vastly entertaining - Becoming Jane 00:26 Vastly entertaining Your horizons must be - Becoming Jane 00:42 Your horizons must be When Her Ladyship calls - Becoming Jane 00:12 When Her Ladyship calls If you aspire to inherit my property - Becoming Jane 00:42 If you aspire to inherit my property You're going to need that because I'm teaching you a lesson - Becoming Jane 00:38 You're going to need that because I'm teaching you a lesson Lucy would marry him tomorrow - Becoming Jane 00:34 Lucy would marry him tomorrow

Cast

Jane Austen - Anne Hathaway
Tom Lefroy - James McAvoy
Mrs. Austen - Julie Walters
Reverend Austen - James Cromwell
Lady Gresham - Maggie Smith
Cassandra Austen - Anna Maxwell Martin
Eliza De Feuillide - Lucy Cohu
Mr. Wisley - Laurence Fox
Judge Langlois - Ian Richardson
Henry Austen - Joe Anderson
John Warren - Leo Bill
Lucy Lefroy - Jessica Ashworth
Mrs. Lefroy - Eleanor Methven
Mr. Lefroy - Michael James Ford
Robert Fowle - Tom Vaughan-Lawlor
Coachman - Guy Carleton
Second Coachman - Russell Smith
George Austen - Philip Culhane
Mrs. Radcliffe - Helen McCrory
Jane Lefroy (as Sophie Vavassuer) - Sophie Vavasseur
Caroline - Gina Costigan
Mr. Curtis - Chris McHallem
Don Dogarty - Michael Patric
Wine Whore - Tara Lynne O'Neill
Miscreant - Tom Maguire
Soprano - Lynda Lee
Player - Tony Brown
Opera Guest - Una C.
Lady at Gresham Ball - Judy Donovan
Mr. Radcliffe - Glenn Gannon
Lady Gresham's Maid - Lucy McKenna
Bow Street Runner - Dave Murray
Farmer Boy - Giedrius Nagys
Black Bob - Donal O'Farrell
Alan Brett - Laurence Richardson
Recital Lady - Faye Sewell
The Showman - Alan Smyth