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Not Any Man's Property: Far from the Madding Crowd (1967)

The first few minutes of the 1967 film Far from the Madding Crowd, directed by John Schlesinger and based on Thomas Hardy’s 1874 novel of the same title, belong entirely to the English landscape — specifically, that of the southwestern part of the country, along the coast. 1,334 more words



I decided to name my blog Books and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu because prior to taking up BJJ, whenever someone would ask me what I like to do for fun or what my hobbies are, my answer was always reading. 393 more words

Book Review: Far from the Madding Crowd

Far from the Madding Crowd is perhaps destined to become one of my favourite novels. A fast-paced plot with well-fleshed characters, building to unforgettable scenes of great drama and emotion and leaving much food for thought. 2,710 more words

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Teaser Tuesday Meme #6: Far from the Madding Crowd

Hey fan-peoples,

So this is my first Teaser Tuesday Meme (if I’m being completely honest it’s Wednesday now in New Zealand but I’m only 28 minutes late! 803 more words

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Top 5 Botched Proposals

You don’t know love when you see it. You’ve tricked something out with your imagination that you think love, and you expect the real thing to look like that.

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Pride And Prejudice

"Far from the Madding Crowd" (2015), Now On HBO, Very Appealing To The Senses.

by Anura Guruge

I saw it on the HBO schedule and recorded it — thinking it would be good for the kids. This week we watched it during our ‘Family TV’ time. 115 more words

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The Sydney premiere of “Far From the Madding Crowd”, based on Thomas Hardy’s 1874 novel set in rural England, is currently being performed at the Genesian Theatre in Kent Street, Sydney. 208 more words