@Ohiopirate02 Let me begin by saying that your opinion is every bit as valid as mine, but I disagree.
I first watched the 2005 version of Pride & Prejudice only 6 or 7 years ago. I had a long-standing aversion to "period" films, but had been prodded by several friends to read/watch Jane Austen books/movies. It happened to be playing on some cable TV channel and I caught it right at the beginning. I expected to flip the channel after 10 minutes or so, but instead I was completely taken by the film, especially by Keira Knightley's brilliant performance. (The Academy obviously agreed, awar