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World Cup kicks off – yawn

“Will you be following the World Cup this year, Miss Dashwood?”“Indeed I will not, Mr. Ferrars. I find football most disagreeable.” Any …

Which Austen heroine am I?

“You are Marianne Dashwood of Sense & Sensibility! You are impulsive, romantic, impatient, and perhaps a bit too brutally honest. You enjoy …

Persuasion (2007)

Film review: Persuasion (2007), directed by Adrian Shergold (This is a re-post of a review I posted on IMDb in 2007. With …

Emma 2009 #1

First part went out on the Beeb Sunday night. Again, I feel slightly disadvantaged for not having read the book (yet) – …

Emma on Sunday

Last Sunday, saw the trailer for Emma on BBC. It’s airing this Sunday at 9pm / 21:00 on BBC One. Starring Angel/Mary …

Emma in October

“BBC has already announced that they’re cutting back on costume drama and this will be the last 19th century project for a …

Persuasion 2007 on TV

(Picture from the BBC) Watching “Persuasion” on ITV3 at the mo. I hated it when I first saw it and I’m hating …