Jane Austen's novel Northanger Abbey was adapted for television in 1986 by the A Network and the BBC. Northanger Abbey is the story of a young woman, Catherine Morland, who is invited to Bath with family friends, the Allens, for the waters at Bath will help Mr. Allen's gout. Catherine has been quite sheltered all her life, escaping only by reading Gothic novels, and so is delighted to go to Bath. Mrs. Allen introduces Catherine to the Thorpe family, including an older girl, Isabella, who befriends Catherine. The girls have bonded over their love of similar novels, when their brothers...
|Release date:||February 15, 1987|
|Directed by:||Giles Foster|
|Music by:||Ilona Sekacz|
|Screenplay by:||Maggie Wadey|
|Adapted from:||Northanger Abbey|