Far from the Madding Crowd (1967)
Movie: Far from the Madding Crowd
- Director: John Schlesinger
- Stars: 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, Vincent Harding, Victor Stone
- Release Date: October 16, 1967
- Run Time: 168 min
- Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Based on Thomas Hardy\’s 19th century novel, Bathsheba Everdene is a willful, passionate girl who is never satisfied with anything less than a man\’s complete and helpless adoration. And she captures the lives and loves of three very different men: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer who is captivated by her beauty and proposes marriage; William Boldwood, a prosperous man in his early forties and a confirmed bachelor; and Sergeant Frank Troy, a handsome, reckless swordsman given to sudden fits of violence.