The Returning

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A successful city lawyer abandons his practice and heads out to the country. There he comes upon a stately, but neglected, homestead. He moves in, and during his first night a beautiful ghostly woman makes love to him, in his sleep. Soon his dreams become more engrossing than his everyday world and girlfriend. Gradually he unravels the tragedy of his spirit lovers' past. To respond to her call, he needs to embrace the hearafter.

  1. John Day

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Clinton Phillips


Top Billed Cast

  1. Phillip Gordon

    Alan Steadman

  2. Alison Routledge

    Alison Routledge

    Jessica Scott

  3. Max Cullen

    Max Cullen

    Father Donohue

  4. Jim Moriarty

    Jim Moriarty


  5. John Ewart

    Steadman Senior

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The Returning


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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 10, 1990


    Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

Budget $1,500,000.00

Revenue -



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