Emma Reviews

February 27, 2018
Emma's' unforced charm is a remarkable achievement for a first-time writer-director.
September 7, 2011
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
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.
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April 12, 2002
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.
January 1, 2000
This is a better-looking movie than Sense and Sensibility and one as rich in characters.
January 1, 2000
Paltrow is smashing.