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Emma Reviews

September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: B
August 19, 2006
Suddenly you remember how merciless and cutting Austen's satire can be, even in the brutal '90s.
January 26, 2006
When the going gets tougher the film doesn't have many answers, and the odd unsettling surge of over-emphasis betrays an eye on the American market.
July 7, 2005
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
May 20, 2003
Gwyneth Paltrow makes a resplendent Emma, gliding through the film with an elegance and patrician wit that bring the young Katharine Hepburn to mind.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
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April 12, 2002
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
February 14, 2001
It's not difficult to enjoy the genteel amusements Emma provides even while wishing its virtues were less wholly on the surface.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
January 1, 2000
Gwyneth Paltrow sparkles in the title role, as young Miss Woodhouse, who wants to play God in her own little patch of England.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
[Paltrow] plays the title role in Emma with wit, timing and a to-the-manor-born graciousness...It's an intelligent performance from an actress everyone was ready to dismiss as a lightweight.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
This is a better-looking movie than Sense and Sensibility and one as rich in characters.
Read More | Original Score: 4/4
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
Paltrow is smashing.
August 2, 1996
Full Review | Original Score: B