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Austenland Reviews

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Richard Knight
Windy City Times

Although...mostly a nice, light, little trifle, it's ultimately half a soufflé at best-one that never quite rises to the occasion.

Full Review Source: Windy City Times

June 27, 2014
Eric Melin

an interesting diversion that holds a lot of promise at first, is pleasant but generally underdelivers throughout, and then almost redeems itself with a last-minute twist that almost makes sense considering the movie's core weakness.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2.5/5

February 21, 2014
Jeff Beck

Austenland is a pretty film to look at, but underneath its look, there's just not much there.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2.5/5

February 10, 2014
Andrew Brown
FILMINK (Australia)

Rom-com fanatics and Austen aficionados may find gems in Austenland, but others will see this as a film with little sense or sensibility.

Full Review Source: FILMINK (Australia)

February 7, 2014

Based on the 2007 book by Shannon Hale, all the ingredients for a deft, sly, sleight-of-hand comedy are there. But the film is all over the place. The tone is off, the timing is off, the cutting is off. And it's just not funny.

Full Review Source: 3AW | Original Score: 1/5

December 19, 2013

This is just a desperate attempt to hook in gullible fans hoping for a little Darcy-inflected romantic swooning.

Full Review Source: Scotsman | Original Score: 1/5

December 17, 2013
Rebecca Barry

Austenland is bound to become the guilty pleasure of the spring.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/5

October 17, 2013
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Not only is it silly and twee, but it tries to present a "realistic" look at love that's just as corny as the romance it's making fun of.

Full Review Source: Shadows on the Wall | Original Score: 2/5

October 4, 2013
Todd Jorgenson

It's generally lacking the wit and charm that Austen herself likely would have brought to the same material.

Full Review Source:

September 30, 2013
Mark Kermode
Observer [UK]

What might have made a five-minute skit becomes an extended exercise in taking a joke for a walk round a country house before allowing it to crap on the terrace and then stamping it to death on the manicured lawn.

Full Review Source: Observer [UK] | Original Score: 1/5

September 29, 2013
Jason Best
Movie Talk

Countless romantic comedies have looked to the novels of Jane Austen for inspiration, but you'd be hard pressed to find one so at odds with the author's spirit than the coarse, slapdash and painfully witless Austenland.

Full Review Source: Movie Talk

September 29, 2013

This pantomime farce is in good, hearty spirits ... it knowingly pokes fun at itself ... simply enjoy the outrageous buffoonery.

Full Review Source: HeyUGuys | Original Score: 3/5

September 29, 2013
Damon Wise
Radio Times

The enduring appeal of Jane Austen's England is explored in this uneven but often hilarious romp - a comedy, for once, aimed squarely at a female audience.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 3/5

September 27, 2013
Charlotte O'Sullivan
This is London

Simply by smiling, [Russell] robs one of the will to live.

Full Review Source: This is London | Original Score: 2/5

September 27, 2013

Enough to make you burn all your Jane Austen.

Full Review Source: Film4

September 27, 2013
Donald Clarke
Irish Times

You would be well advised to give a wide berth to this largely useless adaptation of a book by Shannon Hale.

Full Review Source: Irish Times | Original Score: 2/5

September 27, 2013
Henry Fitzherbert
Daily Express

Not remotely believable, it plays like a TV comedy sketch painfully over-extended.

Full Review Source: Daily Express | Original Score: 2/5

September 26, 2013
MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

Austenland, allow me to tell you how ardently I loathe and despise you.

Full Review Source: Flick Filosopher

September 26, 2013
Xan Brooks

So actively inept and so horribly precarious that it becomes curiously engrossing, like watching a monkey spin some plates or a blindfolded dog attempting to ride a unicycle.

Full Review Source: Guardian | Original Score: 1/5

September 26, 2013
Matthew Turner

Austenland has some nice ideas and a handful of amusing moments, but the direction and editing are poor, the acting is dodgy in places and the underdeveloped script fails to push any of the right buttons.

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 2/5

September 26, 2013
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