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The Return of the Soldier

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starring
Alan Bates
Ann-Margret Glenda Jackson
First World War: Chris, a wealthy landowner, returns shell-shocked from the battlefront suffering from a 20-year gap in his memory. He is intent on reliving his first love affair with Margaret who is now married to a teacher ... Not surprisingly his wife is more than disturbed by the chain of events. This handsomely photographed film is adapted from the distinguished novel by Rebecca West and boasts a memorable cast of British actors.
Screenplay by HUGH WHTTEMORE
Based on the novel by REBECCA WEST Produced by ANN SKINNER and SIMON RELPH
Directed by ALAN BRIDGES
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Contributors

Unknown: Alan Bates
Unknown: Ann-Margret Glenda Jackson
Novel By: Rebecca West
Play By: Hugh Whttemore
Novel By: Rebecca West
Produced By: Ann Skinner
Produced By: Simon Relph
Directed By: Alan Bridges
Captain Chris Baldry: Alan Bates
Jenny: Ann Margret
Margaret Grey: Glenda Jackson
Kitty Baldry: Julie Christie
Frank: Jeremy Kemp
Edward: Edward de Souza
William Grey: Frank Finlay
Brigadier: Jack May
Dr Gilbert Anderson: Ian Holm
Young Jenny: Emily Irvin
Young Chris: William Booker
Emery: Elizabeth Edmonds
Ward: Hilary Mason
Pearson: John Sharp
Ballerina: Valerie Aitken

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The Return of the Soldier

BBC One London, 21 January 1989 23.20






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