Long thought of as one of Jane Austin’s most popular novels, Emma is a novel which, more often than not has suffered from mishandling and misdirection in most depictions. Time and again most Austen fans are left disappointed by the text being taken too seriously when adapted to screen, producers and directors alike treating the text with an unnecessary preciousness. This latest offering, from director Autumn deWilde, does not seem to fall into this trap.
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