RETURN OF THE SOLDIER, THE
Returning from service, First World War veteran Chris Baldry (Oscar® nominee, Alan Bates, The Rose) is half the man he once was, traumatised and stripped of his memory, he doesn't even recognize his own wife, the respected society queen Kitty (Oscar® winner Julie Christie,Darling).
Attempting to reconnect and cope with the unfamiliar surroundings of his own home, he rediscovers a lover from his past, Margaret Grey (Oscar® winner Glenda Jackson, Women In Love) and his delicate state also makes him vulnerable to the affections of his older cousin, Jenny (Oscar® nominee Ann-Margret, Tommy).
Based on the novel by Rebecca West and directed by Alan Bridges (The Shooting Party), The Return of the Soldier is a complex and moving tale about past regrets and the healing power of love.
- Alan Bates
- Glenda Jackson
- Julie Christie
- Alan Bridges