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Sense and Sensibility
Director: Ang Lee (Dir)
Release Date:   1995
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles opening: 13 Dec 1995; New York opening: week of 13 Dec 1995
Duration (in mins):   136
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Cast:   Emma Thompson (Elinor Dashwood)  
    Alan Rickman (Col. Brandon)  
    Kate Winslet (Marianne Dashwood)  
    Hugh Grant (Edward Ferrars)  
    James Fleet (John Dashwood)  


Production Company: Mirage  
Distribution Company: Columbia Pictures  
Director: Ang Lee (Dir)
Producer: Lindsay Doran (Prod)
Writer: Emma Thompson (Scr)
Photography: Michael Coulter (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Luciana Arrighi (Prod des)
Film Editor: Tim Squyres (Film ed)
Music: Patrick Doyle (Mus)
MPAA Rating: PG
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text: Based on the novel Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen (London, 1813).
Authors: Jane Austen

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. 17/1/1996 dd/mm/yyyy PA720614

Physical Properties: Sd:

Genre: Comedy


Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   13 Dec 1995   p. 1.
New York Times   13 Dec 1995   p. 15.
Variety   4 Dec 1995   p. 51, 54.

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