The Return of the Native
The Return of the Native (1994)

Unlike the barren and forbidding moors elsewhere in England, Return of the Native's Egdon Heath attires itself in vibrant wildflowers, mossy hillsides, winding streams, arching footbridges, and undulant meadows. An enchantress would be… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: December 4, 1994
DVD Release Date: May 21, 2002
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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Reveals how the obsession of one breathtakingly beautiful woman upsets the tranquil equilibrium of a rural English community.

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jay nixon
Beautifully photograped poignant version of Hardy novel.
Kylie B
I'm sure people who haven't read the book will like this. Basically, they took the majority of the symbolism from the original novel out, and what… More