Emma (1996)

Cupid is armed and dangerous!

Blu-ray, 2h
Rating: 6.6
Votes: 34202
Languages: English
Country: UK, USA
Director: Douglas McGrath

Plot outline

While matchmaking for friends and neighbours, a young 19th Century Englishwoman nearly misses her own chance at love.

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While matchmaking for friends and neighbours, a young 19th Century Englishwoman nearly misses her own chance at love. - Anonymous

Emma Woodhouse is a congenial young lady who delights in meddling in other people's affairs. She is perpetually trying to unite men and women who are utterly wrong for each other. Despite her interest in romance, Emma is clueless about her own feelings, and her relationship with gentle Mr. Knightly. - Philip Brubaker

Pretty socialite Emma Woodhouse entertains herself by playing matchmaker for those around her. Her latest "project" is Harriet Smith, an unpretentious debutant, while Emma herself receives the attentions of the dashing Frank Churchill. However, Emma's attempts at matchmaking cause more problems than solutions and may ultimately jeopardize her own chance at love and happiness. - Jwelch5742

Based on the Jane Austen novel, "Emma" tells the story of a young woman in England who plays her town's matchmaker. When attempting to match up her friend with the Reverend Elton, Emma starts to run into complications, which multiply amongst themselves with cases of mistaken intentions of love, a cast of supporting characters who each love someone else, but Emma doesn't know who loves who, and Emma finally realizing the one person she truly loves. - Anonymous