Synopsis: Double Feature: ANNA KARENINA, 2012, Focus Features, 130 min. The latest collaboration between director Joe Wright and actress Keira Knightley is this adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s novel about love and infidelity in 19th century Russia. Knightley shines in the title role as the wife of a government official (Jude Law) who is drawn to the aristocratic Count Vronsky (Aaron Taylor-Johnson).
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, 2005, Focus Features, 128 min. Keira Knightley throws off sparks as independent Elizabeth Bennet, one of five sisters whom parents (Donald Sutherland, Brenda Blethyn) and aunt (Judi Dench) hope to marry off to local gentry in Georgian-era England - until the arrival of two young bachelors throws a spanner into the works.
Discussion between films with actress Keira Knightley and director Joe Wright.