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Director Douglas McGrath
Producer Patrick Cassavetti, Steven Haft, Bob & Harvey Weinstein
Screenplay Douglas McGrath
Stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Alan Cumming, Toni Collette, James Cosmo, Greta Sacchi, Denys Hawthorne, Sophie Thompson, Jeremy Northam
Year Released 1996


Plot  22 year old, well-to-do Emma Woodhouse lives with her father Mr Woodhouse on the grand Woodhouse estate. Flushed with the success of finding her governess a husband, Emma decides that she's a natural matchmaker.

As her next project, she turns to her best friend Harriet Smith. Harriet is from a lower class poor family, so getting her a man of means is a real challenge.

But while trying to bring true romance to her friends, Emma forgets about her own love life.

Why in 100 Best?
An incredibly enjoyable movie, with exquisite detail, fine perfomances, and an accomplished script.
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