The various stories Fanny Price writes are actually Jane Austen's Juvenilia, written when she was a teenager.
We all need an audience, wouldn't you say, Fanny?
Fanny Price: To be truthful, I live in dread of audiences.
The harp that Mary Crawford is playing is a double action harp. The double action harp was not invented until 1810, while the movie took place in 1806.
One sex scene was cut from the US version in order to obtain a PG rating.
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