PG | | Drama, Romance
Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her three daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. The two eldest daughters are the titular opposites.
In at least one of the trailers for this movie, the background music is actually from the soundtrack to Little Women, which came out the previous year. This is a common practice when advertising a film that is still in post-production, for which the musical score has probably not been finalized. For instance, the trailer for Regarding Henry uses the score from Terms Of Endearment.
Always resignation and acceptance. Always prudence and honour and duty. Elinor, where is your heart?
Elinor Dashwood: What do you know of my heart? What do you know of anything but your own suffering. For weeks, Marianne, I've had this pressing on me without being ...
In asking, "is love a fancy, or a feeling?" Marianne quotes the first line of a sonnet by Hartley Coleridge (son of Samuel Taylor Coleridge), a poem not written until after 1830.
$721,341 17 December 1995