|Jane Eyre 2006-Toby and Ruth|
This week, I think I was partly guided to Jane Eyre 2006 because the new film version will be coming out in Toronto next weekend, so I was already sort of in the mood. So all 202 minutes of wonderful Jane Eyre later and at least 3 separate weepy moments, I was happily exhausted and ready for bed.
|Emma 2009-Romola and Jonny|
There is something wonderful about a familiar story with gorgeous music and locations that are sheer eye candy. There is always a place for grittier films, just not when you are ill or feeling low. That's when you need the good old soothers. I'm feeling better this morning, but now I have to finish Emma as the last bit is soooooo the best part. When I don't have time for the full miniseries, I just play the ending on Youtube. If you have time for just the ending, here is the proposal:
And now for the adorable ending. Oh that Romola is so spot on as Emma. Her facial expressions alone are worth watching it for:
And here are a few other lovely soothers for when you are feeling poorly:
Have a great weekend and feel free to leave a comment with your favorite "Feeling poorly film"!