Silver Spring, Md. : Acorn Media, .
3 videodiscs (6 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital, Region 1 encoding.
Alan Bates, Anne Stallybrass, Janet Maw, Jack Galloway, Avis Bunnage, Richard Owens, Jeffrey Holland, Peter Bourke, Anna Massey.
Music composer, Carl Davis ; costume designer, Christine Rawlings ; designer, Peter Kindred ; producer, Jonathan Powell ; dramatization, Dennis Potter ; director, David Giles.
Originally broadcast on BBC television beginning Jan. 22, 1978.
Based on the novel by Thomas Hardy.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Volume one contains parts 1,2, and 3; volume two contains parts 4 and 5; volume three contains parts 6 and 7.
On a drunken impulse, Henchard sells his wife and baby daughter at a country fair, an outrageous act for which he suffer an agonizing remorse. Years later, when he has become a respected and prosperous man, his wife and daughter seek him out in Casterbridge. He attempts to right the long-ago wrong and sets in motion a series of events that spell his destruction.
Mayor of Casterbridge (Television program)
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