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Becoming Jane

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Becoming Jane

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
112 minutes
Limited Release Date:
08/03/07
performer:
Anne Hathaway, James McAvoy, James Cromwell
director:
Julian Jarrold
distributor:
Miramax
author:
Kevin Hood, Sarah Williams
genre:
Biography, Drama

We gave it a C-

In this heartfelt trifle, Anne Hathaway, with that giant strawberry of a mouth, has a soft, alluring reticence as Jane Austen, who falls for a lawyer (James McAvoy) but can’t shake the priority of money-as-security.