The Mayor of Casterbridge

In a drunken and disheartened state, Michael Henchard sells his wife at a fair. When he becomes sober again he realises what he has done, and though unable to find his wife and child, changes his ways. He becomes the Mayor of the town. Nearly twenty years later his past comes back to haunt him.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC One (1978 - 1978)
Schedule: Sundays at 21:05 (50 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama

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Episode 1x07; Mar 5, 1978

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x07: Part SevenMar 5, 1978
1x06: Part SixFeb 26, 1978
1x05: Part FiveFeb 19, 1978
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