Anne Hathaway gives a radiant performance as a young, lovestruck Jane Austen in the witty and engaging romantic comedy Becoming Jane. It's the untold romance that inspired the novels of one of the worlds most celebrated authors. When the dashing Tom Lefroy a reckless and penniless lawyertobe, enters Jane's life, he offends the emerging writer s sense and sensibility. Soon their clashing egos set off sparks that ignite a passionate romance and fuel Jane s dream of doing the unthinkable marrying for love.
Ratings and Reviews
- Average 6/10
- Fresh 79
- Rotten 60
Critics Consensus: Although Becoming Jane is a well-crafted period piece, it lacks fresh insight into the life and works of Jane Austen. The film focuses too much on wardrobe and not enough on Austen's achievements.
A witty, winning Austen bio for tweens and older.
Cast & Crew
- © 2011 Miramax
- English (United Kingdom) (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)