Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warnings. Elinor struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love?
This is the definitive Pride and Prejudice and the most successful TV period drama ever. Starring Colin Firth, Jennifer Ehle and a fabulous supporting cast, this BBC/A&E co-production pulsates with energy as lively, witty Elizabeth Bennet charms smouldering, haughty Darcy against a backdrop of a picture postcard countryside, small-town assembly rooms and stately English homes.
In Eastern Texas during a 1940s summer, working class teenager Jack falls in love with Ginny, the daughter of the town's banker. As the summer comes to a close, Jack and Ginny elope to Louisiana, where 17-year-olds can marry without parental consent. When Ginny learns that she's pregnant, and the town doctor relays some bad news, the couple's dreams seem to drift farther away from attainability.
Told across short episodes, nine women resiliently meet the travails and disappointments of life as captives of the very relationships that define and sustain them. Starring Academy Award winners Holly Hunter and Sissy Spacek, Oscar nominee Glenn Close, with Dakota Fanning and Mary Kay Place.
Jane Austen's classic is transplanted to modern-day. While her college roommates search for love, aspiring writer Elizabeth Bennet focuses on her career but constantly finds herself fighting haughty businessman Will Darcy.
Anne Bronte's classic story is as unforgettable as those of her more famous sisters. In a remote village on the Yorkshire moors, a beautiful widow and her son move into the near-derelict Wildfell Hall. Befriended by a handsome farmer, she remains mysteriously silent about her past and why she is afraid - until she becomes the focus of malicious village gossip.