The Return of the Native is a Film programme that first aired in 1994.

The Return of the Native is a 3 star programme


The Return of the Native (1994)

Directed by
Jack Gold

Jack Gold's made-for-TV film, based on Thomas Hardy's novel, stars Catherine Zeta-Jones as the beautiful Eustacia Vye who returns to her home village of Egdon Heath after tasting the delights of Europe. Bored with the quiet life, she falls for and marries Clym Yeobright, who once worked in Paris, hoping he will take her back to life on the boulevards.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 95 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1994

3/5 Stars

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour

Made for TV


Image for Catherine Zeta-JonesCatherine Zeta-Jones...Eustacia Vye
Image for Clive OwenClive Owen...Damon Wildeve
Image for Ray StevensonRay Stevenson...Clym Yeobright
Image for Steven MackintoshSteven Mackintosh...Diggory Venn
Image for Claire SkinnerClaire Skinner...Thomasin
Paul Rogers...Cap. Vye
Joan Plowright...Mrs. Yeobright
Celia Imrie...Susan Nunsuch
Richard Avery...Humphrey
Peter Wight...Timothy
Jeremy Peters...Sam
Gregg Saunders...Charley
John Boswall...Granfer Cande
William Waghorn...Christian Cande
Matthew Owens...Johnny