The Mill on the Floss (1997)

Masterpiece Theater adaptation of the novel by George Eliot ... Lawyer Wakem takes the mill on the river Floss away from Edward Tulliver (whose ancestors have owned it for 300 years) and becomes the worst enemy of Tulliver's family. When Edward's daughter, Maggie, grows up, she falls in love with Wakem's son Philip. However, her brother Tom (true to the memory of their father) forbids her to meet him again. When she visits her cousin Lucy Deane, Lucy's fiance, Stephen Guest, falls in love with Maggie at first sight, further complicating matters.

Writing:
  • George Eliot
  • Hugh Stoddart

Stars:
Release Date: 1997-10-12
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  • Country: GB
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 90
James Frain
James Frain
Philip Wakem
Cheryl Campbell
Cheryl Campbe...
Bessy Tulliver
Bernard Hill
Bernard Hill
Edward Tulliver
Emily Watson
Emily Watson
Maggie Tulliver
Joanna David
Joanna David
Sophy Deane