Far From The Madding Crowd (1967)
Thomas Hardy's novel about a British farmgirl and her effect on the men who fall in love with her is wonderfully brought to the screen by director John Schlesinger. Julie Christie stars as the rebellious young woman who finds her affections a cause for competition between a soldier (Terence Stamp), a wealthy landowner (Peter Finch), and a modest sheep farmer (Alan Bates). Fiona Walker, Freddie Jones co-star. 171 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH), French.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Original Score
- John Schlesinger
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Julie Christie, Terence Stamp, Peter Finch, Alan Bates, Fiona Walker, Prunella Ransome, Alison Leggatt, Paul Dawkins, Julian Somers, John Barrett, Freddie Jones, Andrew Robertson, Brian Rawlinson, Pauline Melville, Harriet Harper, Denise Coffey, Margaret Lacey, Jonathan Newth, Peggy Ann Clifford, Frank Duncan, Michael Beint, John Garrie