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All eyes on Taylor-Joy in Oscar-nominated ‘Emma.’ – Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Autumn de Wilde’s directorial debut, Jane Austen’s crispy, gorgeous and beautiful adaptation Emma.Is destined to be screened in theaters on March 20, 2020, and everyone knows what happened next.

Due to the rapid decline in the COVID-19 pandemic Emma.. Direct access to Video on Demand robbed viewers of a truly gorgeous big-screen portrayal of matchmaking among gentlemen who landed in England in the early 19th century.

Now as part of Oklahoma City Museum’s annual Oscar warm-up series, Emma. You can see all its glory at OKC MOA, 415 Couch Drive on Sunday at 3pm. Tickets are $ 10 for adults and discounts for children, seniors, museum members, veterans and other groups.

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Not applied very often pride and Prejudice Or Discretion and sensitivity, Two of Austin’s most popular works, the 1815s Emma It has gained the greatest popularity in the last quarter century. In 1995 and 1996, the audience saw Alicia Silverstone play Sher Horowitz in a modernized version of Emma, ​​and Gwyneth Paltrow played a clever matchmaker with better adaptation.

However, the 1996 Paltrow version is inferior to the Dewild take. Emma. Starring Anya Taylor-Joy as Emma Woodhouse. Emma Woodhouse is a wealthy and sophisticated person who lives with her eccentric father (Bill Nighy) in Highbury, Surrey.Her former governors, Mrs. Taylor (Gemma Whelan) and Mr. Weston (Rupert Graves of the Rupert Graves) Sherlock), A credible marriage, Emma is convinced she can be Highbury’s most successful matchmaker.

Emma undertook the young Harriet Smith (Mia Goth) as a marriage project with a companion, and when she learned that the peasant Robert Martin (Connor Swindels) had proposed to Harriet, Emma cut off the marriage and her minister. Another potential suitor, local minister Elton (Josh O’Connor), will do his best to put you in. She engages in this Chicany, contrary to the advice of her lifelong friend George Knightley (Johnny Flynn).

When Emma’s sharp tongue, ability to interfere, and her deep love for George throw multiple spanners into her work, it’s like a great screwball comedy. The question of all the exciting dramas is whether the increasingly annoyed matchmaker can actually achieve her best match for herself.

Readers of Austin’s work know that her fiction is not as read as it was 200 years ago. Her story is clear and modern, and she created an extraordinary dimension of character.In DeWild’s adaptation, these characters are portrayed with great enthusiasm by the cast, especially Taylor-Joy, who first became prominent in her performance in Robert Eggers’ 2015 film. VVitch But found her biggest praise in last year’s miniseries Queen’s Gambit.

Like Taylor-Joy’s character, Beth Harmon Queen’s GambitIs often an avid observer and the most well-known feature of the actress’s huge, expressive eyes, but Emma Woodhouse is the speaker. It gives Taylor-Joy the opportunity to illuminate the screen (and speakers) with Emma’s silly discussions.To Emma., She never misses a chance to give her character another edge.

Emma. Although nominated for the Academy Award for Best Costume Design and Best Makeup & Hair Styling, it’s a shame that Dewild didn’t win the Best Director Award and Taylor Joy wasn’t mentioned in the acting category.As her performance suggests Queen’s Gambit, Her time is coming, and Emma. Former photographer de Wilde proves to be a master at shooting 24 frames per minute.


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