Is Pride and Prejudice 1995 on Netflix?

The 1995 adaptation of Jane Austen’s iconic novel, Pride and Prejudice, directed by Robert Z. Leonard is a beloved classic among romantics. The film stars Greer Garson, Laurence Olivier, Mary Boland and Edmund Gwenn in a stellar cast.

The classic novel follows the story of the five Bennet sisters; Elizabeth (Garson), Jane (Maureen O’Sullivan), Mary (Boland), Kitty (Ann Richards) and Lydia (Edna May Oliver). In Austen’s story, the Bennet family is confronted with financial hardship when Mr. Bennet falls ill and must rely on his five daughters to secure their future by marrying well.

The film adaptation was released in 1940 to critical acclaim for its stunning cinematography, performances, costumes and art direction. The film was nominated for seven Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Actor for Laurence Olivier, Best Actress for Greer Garson and Best Adapted Screenplay. The film also won two Academy Awards for Best Art Direction-Interior Decoration and Best Music Score.

The 1995 version of Pride and Prejudice stars Colin Firth as Mr. Darcy alongside Jennifer Ehle as Elizabeth Bennet. It was adapted by Andrew Davies who wrote an updated version that included more explicit scenes than the 1940 adaptation. This version was highly acclaimed upon its release in 1995 with Firth receiving a BAFTA Award nomination for Best Actor.

Is Pride and Prejudice 1995 on Netflix?

Yes, Pride and Prejudice 1995 is currently streaming on Netflix in the United States.

Pride and Prejudice is an iconic story that has been adapted many times over the years in both film and television formats. The 1995 adaptation starring Colin Firth as Mr Darcy is a beloved classic among romantics that has stood the test of time since its release 25 years ago. Those looking to watch this classic can now do so on Netflix.


Yes, Pride and Prejudice 1995 is currently available to stream on Netflix in the United States.