Becoming Jane (2007)
Release Date: 09 March 2007
Period piece based on the reportedly real-life romance between 20-year-old Jane Austen and Irish student lawyer Tom Lefroy, a man of limited means and therefore an unsuitable match. Despite the protestations of her parents, Jane continues the affair, rejecting a marriage proposal from a wealthy suitor. She draws inspiration from her own misfortunes of the heart to pen Pride And Prejudice.