100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
Deliriously charming.
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100

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Jane Austen's novel has been rejiggered into a jaunty romantic comedy that leaves us as incandescently happy as its characters.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
The movie is well cast from top to bottom; like many British films, it benefits from the genius of its supporting players.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Keira Knightley, in a witty, vibrant, altogether superb performance, plays Lizzie's sparky, questing nature as a matter of the deepest personal sacrifice.
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100

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
This Pride & Prejudice is a stellar adaptation, bewitching the viewer completely and incandescently with an exquisite blend of emotion and wit.
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88

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Seeing the splendid new version of Pride & Prejudice can be hazardous to your health: There's a very real danger of swooning.
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88

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Whatever number it is chronologically on the P&P parade, Wright's film ranks first in verve. Quite simply, it is the essential P&P.
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80

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Still, the cynosure of all eyes is honest, articulate Elizabeth, her own woman in an era when women belonged to men, and at the same time full of love. Lizzie is the best, and Keira Knightley does right by her.
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75

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Romantic yearning hasn't looked this sexy onscreen in years.
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Ray Bennett
Turns Jane Austen's nimble satire into a lumbering gothic romance.
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82 out of 100
Universal acclaim
Metascore® based on all critic reviews. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.