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Pride & Prejudice: Keepsake Edition [Blu-ray] (1995)

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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,826 customer reviews)

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  • Format: Multiple Formats, Blu-ray, DTS Surround Sound, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: English
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1
  • Number of discs: 2
  • Studio: A&E Home Video
  • DVD Release Date: January 14, 2014
  • Run Time: 611 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,826 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B00G6HO3OA
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,930 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

Editorial Reviews

The landmark A&Er and the BBC adaptation of Jane Austen's PRIDE AND PREJUDICE has taken its place as one of the greatest television productions of all time. With a masterful script, deft direction and star-making performances from Colin Firth and Jennifer Ehle, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE transports viewers to Georgian England, where affairs of the heart are an exquisite game, and marriage the ultimate prize. But Elizabeth Bennet - spirited, independent, and one of five unmarried sisters - is determined to wed for love, not money or privilege. Featuring over an hour of never-before-seen bonus features, the PRIDE AND PREJUDICE: KEEPSAKE EDITION is the definitive way to experience one of the greatest love stories ever told.

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386 of 389 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Restored Edition Review! What an Improvement! April 27, 2010
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
Today we received on its release date, the newly restored version of Pride and Prejudice with Collin Firth and Jennifer Eyhle. And we are delighted. The colors and complections are healthy and vibrant. The sound is clear and offers extra enjoyment for the dance and singing scenes. And special mention must be made of the detail that is now available to be ejoyed. It is a historic costumers delight now, since the fine fabrics and textures can now be appreciated - it is far clearer and better detailed than the earlier versions of this spectacular mini-series.

And no advertising at the beginning - put it in and it starts.

I think they did a fantastic job restoring this, and this version has addressed the earlier complaints of the yellow or washed out color palate. I have also not noticed the deletion of any scenes from the original on video when it was first released. This is definately the version the collectors to keep.

FOR SOME REASONE AMAZON IS ATTACHING THE REVIEWS FOR THE 2001 DVD EDITION. THIS REVIEW IS FOR THE NEWLY RESTORED VERSION OF APRIL 2010.
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370 of 382 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars First and Last Impressions May 18, 2002
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
There aren't enough superlatives in the English language to adequately describe the brilliance of this production. As a student and teacher of Literature, Theatre, and Film I can confidently and categorically state that this is the finest film adaptation of any classic novel ever produced. The screenplay is remarkably faithful, the art direction spellbinding, the costuming and settings are breathtaking, while the casting showcases the strongest ensemble of actors I have ever witnessed. Bear in mind that this is all coming from someone who has never seen an adequate film version of any classic novel, to the extent that I no longer thought it possible. Ladies, beware Colin Firth as the definitive Darcy for he is guaranteed to make you swoon. Jennifer Ehle, as Lizzy, stole my heart. Please don't tell my wife but I have never been so deeply in love with any actress. Her elegant and powerfully understated portrayal of Elizabeth Bennet does Austen's scintillating satire of manners great credit. In the context of recently produced Austen films I would say that Roger Michell's production of Persuasion was endearing, Emma Thompson's Sense and Sensibility was a treat for both, but Simon Langton's production of Pride and Prejudice is the most sublime, definitive, and unparalleled production of P&P yet produced. It is just pure Austen. Both First and Last Impressions remain the same on this one, it is a true classic. An absolute MUST for all Jane Austen fans. Yes, Virginia I have two copies. The 1996 edition and the 2001 Digitally Remastered "Special Edition." Although the audio is somewhat better on the remaster I would argue that the color and resolution are richer on the original. I wonder if the 2010 "Restored" Blue Ray version would be a good excuse to buy a third copy? Hmmm....
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1,685 of 1,807 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Wait for Extra Special Edition December 25, 2002
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Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
The current BluRay (BD) edition is fantastic - it is the "Extra Special Edition". Beautiful color and sound have been restored compared to the DVD edition that I initially reviewed in 2002 (below). There's pretty much nothing about my original review that is relevant any longer, unless someone is going to buy a second-hand copy of the 1996 Special Edition set. We still love the production, and give the BD version 5 stars.

I would not have thought that anyone would still be reading the 9 year old review below except for all of the comments ... apparently Amazon has cross-linked the reviews of all editions of this film, making this the 'most helpful critical review'. For those who said that I copied the review - not true. I reviewed a single product, back when we did not even have names attached to our reviews. (My amazon review ID now is "Karl".)

Do buy the BD release - it is wonderful. Five stars. (The 3 stars are not editable and refer to the 1996 release.)

Karl

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The original 2002 review of the 1996 Special Edition DVD set follows...

This BBC/A&E production is one of the most well made films my wife and I have ever seen - superb acting, costumes, sets and location, music, directing, editing!! Like others here, we have watched the A&E VHS edition over and over. (It is a 'chick flick', but I enjoy romantic movies, too.)

Our excitement over getting the DVD faded upon loading both the VHS tape and DVD and comparing the images and sound. The widescreen image on the DVD is definitely more clear on our 50" high res screen, and it is a pleasure to see the full images framed as the Director intended.

HOWEVER, the colors are not just washed out.
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457 of 490 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A marvelous adaptation of one of the great novels. October 19, 1999
Format:VHS Tape|Verified Purchase
This A&E/BBC miniseries is a true masterpiece, bringing Jane Austen's most popular novel to life in a near perfect production. It has everything: authentic Regency Period atmosphere, costumes, settings, a beautiful musical score, excellent performances by a well-chosen cast. Andrew Davis's script does full justice to Austen's original. Colin Firth is excellent as Mr. Darcy, but Jennifer Ehle just takes my breath away with her magnificent performance, which catches every nuance of Elizabeth Bennet's character exactly right in every scene. It is a pleasure to watch all 4 1/2 hours straight through again and again. As a longtime devoted admirer of Jane Austen's works, I am very critical of any movies based upon her novels, but this has to be one of the very best adaptations of any major literary work.
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Published 1 hour ago by Wendy Hirschman
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Love the story & the presentation was awesome
Published 5 hours ago by C. Woodhouse
5.0 out of 5 stars Mel
I will watch it over and over!
Published 8 hours ago by Melissa A.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
The absolute best of the best!!!! I LOVE THIS MOVIE!!!
Published 1 day ago by Kathy Armijo
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
My favourite movie of all time....if only all men had this kind of love for a woman!
Published 1 day ago by S. Conner
4.0 out of 5 stars Cover your ears, dear Jane...
I give it four stars overall. The movie was fantastic, loved the 'feel' of it... meaning the music, the views, the actors, etc.. They were all wonderful. Read more
Published 1 day ago by GMS
5.0 out of 5 stars The Most Faithful Adaptation
THE faithful adaptation of Pride and Prejudice. The more recent movie version was good, but this had it beat hands down.
Published 2 days ago by kris10
5.0 out of 5 stars Thanks to BBC for Getting P&P Right!
By far the most faithful to Jane Austen's original story, this miniseries is very much like reading the book, in visual form. Read more
Published 2 days ago by Pacific NW Mom
5.0 out of 5 stars THE best version!
THE best and most accurate (as can be) account of the book of any of the P&P series'/movie's to date.

The acting is superb by all. Colin Firth is by far the best Mr. Read more
Published 5 days ago by Gina
4.0 out of 5 stars Strongly recommended!
My only complaint is that this version isn't a continuous play, it actually ends and shows credits after each 'episode' due to being a mini series. Otherwise great!
Published 7 days ago by iMaMaLoves2Reid
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Need some info here on why I should buy this.
I read in another site that this version has these new features:

- "The Definitive Pride and Prejudice" featurette
- "Love or Money? Courtship and Marriage in Pride and Prejudice" featurette
- "Lifestyles of the Wealthy in Early 19th Century England"... Read More
Jan 10, 2014 by MissChile |  See all 11 posts
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