VINTAGE FILM Sense and Sensibility

© 1995 Castle Rock Entertainment


Sense and Sensibility

The last of the Jane Austen-derived films to hit the screen in 1995, this is the one that a) wasn’t set in a high school, b) doesn’t have Colin Firth, but c) was nominated for literally (in the way Jane would have meant it) so many accolades that they have their own Wikipedia page.

Director: Ang Lee

Starring: Alan Rickman, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Kate Winslet

Major nominations on original release : Academy Award nominations for Best Picture, Best Actress (Emma Thompson), Best Supporting Actress (Kate Winslet), Best Supporting Actor (Alan Rickman). BAFTA Award nominations for Best Film (won), Best Actress (Emma Thompson – won), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Kate Winslet – won), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Elizabeth Spriggs), Best Supporting Actress (Elizabeth Spriggs), Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Alan Rickman)

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