Explores Austen’s adage that general incivility is at love’s essence. Sylvia’s husband dumps her for another woman, so Bernadette and Jocelyn organize a book club to distract her. They recruit Sylvia’s daughter Allegra; Allegra falls in love with a woman she meets skydiving.
Director: Robin Swicord
Writers: Robin Swicord (screenplay), Karen Joy Fowler (book)
Starring: Maggie Grace, Hugh Dancy and Amy Brenneman
Release Date: October 5, 2007