Love & Friendship by Whit Stillman | Little, Brown and CompanyBased on Jane Austen 's epistolary novel Lady Susan , written c. The film follows recently widowed Lady Susan in her intrepid and calculating exploits to secure suitably wealthy husbands for her daughter and herself. Although adapted from Lady Susan , the film was produced under the borrowed title of Austen's juvenile story Love and Freindship. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. Theatrically released on May 13, , by Roadside Attractions and Amazon Studios , the film received critical acclaim and was a box office success in North America, though it was not widely released peaking at theaters in its second week.
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jul 21, Greg rated it really liked it. Lady Susan still isn't very likable despite her nephews assertions to the contrary and Frederica comes across as kind of Fanny Price-ish. Oct 11, Tundra rated it liked it.
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May 29, Kel rated it really liked it Shelves: historical. This nephew writing about his aunt deliberately evokes the biography of Austen written by her nephew. Unannounced, she arrives at her brother-in-law's country estate. Hardcoverpages. Jun 22, QNPoohBear rated it liked it Shelves: clean-rom?
The young Austen signals her audacity by turning the figure of the predatory male seducer into a highly unconventional and middle-aged seductress. Then, Lisa rated it really liked it. May 29. What about these two projects were particularly well suited to the novel treatment.
Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. He attempts to remedy that with his own memories - and fails. Chicago Tribune. Books by Whit Stillman.