Far from the Madding Crowd is a 1967 British drama film adapted from Thomas Hardy's book of the same name. The film, starring Julie Christie, Alan Bates, Terence Stamp and Peter Finch, and directed by John Schlesinger, was Schlesinger's fourth film (and his third collaboration with Christie). It marked a stylistic shift away from his earlier works exploring contemporary urban mores. The cinematography was by Nicolas Roeg and the soundtrack was by Richard Rodney Bennett. He also used traditional folk songs in various scenes throughout the film. Wikipedia
Far from the Madding Crowd is a member of the following lists: English-language films, Films set in the 19th century, British films, British drama films, Films set in England, 1960s drama films, Films directed by John Schlesinger, 1967 films, 1968 films and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer films.
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