The Returning

(1990)
  • User
    Score

Overview

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

    Screenplay

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

    George

  5. John Ewart

    Steadman Senior

Full Cast & Crew

The Returning

Recommendations

We don't have enough data to suggest any movies based on The Returning. You can help by rating movies you've seen.

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 10, 1990
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

Budget $1,500,000.00

Revenue -

Genres

Keywords

Content Score

79

Pump it up! We're close now.

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page