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A list of period films and how many people have seen many of them:

Pride and Prejudice (1995)     728    97%
Sense and Sensibility    631    84%
Jane Eyre (2006)    624    83%
Persuasion (2007)    619    83%
North & South    614    82%
Becoming Jane    601    80%
Persuasion (1995)    535    71%
Wives and Daughters    521    69%
Cranford    519    69%
Bleak House    416    55%
Little Dorrit    412    55%
Miss Austen Regrets    410    55%
Room with a View    396    53%
Jane Eyre (1983)    381    51%
Daniel Deronda    380    51%
Robin Hood    361    48%
Tess of the D'Urbervilles    359    48%
Mansfield Park    337    45%
Under the Greenwood Tree    332    44%
David Copperfield    326    43%
Tenant of Wildfell Hall    315    42%
Middlemarch    314    42%
Emma    297    40%
Our Mutual Friend    293    39%
Pride and Prejudice (1980)    289    39%
Tudors    287    38%
The Way We Live Now    274    37%
Oliver Twist    266    35%
Buccaneers    246    33%
Lorna Doone    245    33%
He Knew He Was Right    236    31%
Ballet Shoes    220    29%
Lark Rise to Candleford    215    29%
Other Boleyn Girl    191    25%
Les Miserables    191    25%
Old Curiosity Shop    175    23%
Lost Prince    174    23%
Anne of Avonlea    163    22%
Berkeley Square    154    21%
Mill on the Floss    145    19%
Six Wives of Henry VIII    133    18%
Madame Bovary    119    16%
Barchester Chronicles    108    14%
Jewel in the Crown    96    13%
Sharpe's Challenge    95    13%
Byron    72    10%
Cambridge Spies    68    9%
Adam Bede    66    9%
The Pallisers    47    6%
The Cazalets    41    5%



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Here's another big list!!

I bolded what I've seen in case anyone wants to ask me about them.   tv -- J.

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ALEXANDRE DUMAS
The Count of Monte Cristo, The Three Musketeers, The Man in the Iron Mask, La Reine Margot

ANTHONY TROLLOPE
The Way We Live Now, He Knew He Was Right, The Pallisers, The Barchester Chronicles

BRONTE SISTERS
Jane Eyre, Tenant of Wildfell Hall, Wuthering Heights

CATHERINE COOKSON
The Fifteen Streets, The Black Velvet Gown, The Cinder Path, The Dwelling Place, The Tide of Life, The Gambling Man, The Mallens, The Black Candle, The Man Who Cried, The Glass Virgin, The Girl, The Moth, The Rag Nymph, The Wingless Bird, Colour Blind, The Round Tower, Tilly Trotter, A Dinner of Herbs

CHARLES DICKENS
Bleak House, Great Expectations, Little Dorrit, Nicholas Nickleby, Old Curiosity Shop, Our Mutual Friend, Martin Chuzzlewit, David Copperfield, Oliver Twist

EDITH WHARTON
The Age of Innocence, The Buccaneers, House of Mirth, Ethan Frome

ELIZABETH GASKELL
North and South, Wives and Daughters, Cranford

GEORGE ELIOT
Daniel Deronda, Middlemarch, Mill on the Floss, Adam Bede

HENRY JAMES
Portrait of a Lady, Wings of the Dove, Washington Square, Golden Bowl, The Bostonians, The Europeans, The Heiress (same story as Washington Square)

JANE AUSTEN
Pride and Prejudice,Sense and Sensibility, Emma, Mansfield Park, Northanger abbey and Persuasion

JOHN GALSWORTHY
Forsyte Saga, A Summer Story

LUCY MAUDE MONTGOMERY
Anne of Green Gables, Road to Avonlea, Emily of New Moon, Lantern Hill

LOUISA MAY ALCOTT
Little Women, Little Men, The Inheritance

OSCAR WILDE
Importance of Being Earnest, An Ideal Husband, A Woman of No Importance

THOMAS HARDY
Jude, Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Under the Greenwood Tree, The Mayor of Casterbridge, The Claim, Far from the Madding Crowd, The Woodlanders, The Scarlet Tunic, The Return of the Native, The Day after the Fair, The Withered Arm

VICTOR HUGO
Les Miserables, Hunchback of Notre Dame (Notre Dame de Paris)

WILKIE COLLINS
The Woman in White, The Moonstone



Lesser known...

ANN HOWARD CREEL -Magic of Ordinary Days

AUDREY NIFFENEGGER -The Time Traveller's Wife

ELIZABETH GOUDGE -The Little White Horse (The Secret of Moonacre)

ELIZABETH VON ARNIM -Enchanted April

JOHN BUCHAN -The 39 Steps

LUCY M. BOSTON -Children of Green Knowe (From Time to Time)

MORRIS WEST -The Shoes of the Fisherman
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