Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene, who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak, a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy, a handsome and reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood, a prosperous and mature bachelor. This timeless story of Bathsheba's choices and passions explores the nature of relationships and love – as well as the human ability to overcome hardships through resilience and perseverance.

  1. David Nicholls


  2. Thomas Hardy


  3. Thomas Vinterberg


Top Billed Cast

  1. Carey Mulligan

    Carey Mulligan

    Bathsheba Everdene

  2. Matthias Schoenaerts

    Matthias Schoenaerts

    Gabriel Oak

  3. Michael Sheen

    Michael Sheen

    William Boldwood

  4. Tom Sturridge

    Tom Sturridge

    Sergeant Troy

  5. Juno Temple

    Juno Temple

    Fanny Robin

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Far from the Madding Crowd
Far from the Madding Crowd


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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 1, 2015
    PG-13, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 59m

Budget -

Revenue $30,229,977.00

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