Continuity mistake: Anne Elliot enters the home of a friend, Mrs. Smith, in a pink dress, and exits it wearing an off-white dress with a shawl.

Continuity mistake: Near the end of the movie, Capt. Wentworth leaves a letter for Anne Elliott to read. When he finishes writing the letter, he leaves the quill he used pointing to the left. When Anne picks up the letter, the quill is pointing to the right.

Visible crew/equipment: When Louisa Musgrove falls from the Cobb, Anne Eliot tells Capt. Benwick to run for a surgeon. Immediately afterwards, Capt. Wentworth runs from the left side of the screen to the right, and the camera pans a little to the right with him. In the background, at the right of the screen, is a blue car parked on the lower Cobb and masts of modern-day yachts.

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Anne Elliot: You presume to know me very well, Mr Elliot.
Mr. Elliot: In my heart I know you intimately.

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