Far from the Madding Crowd [AUDIO]

Thomas Vinterberg’s adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s novel “Far from the Madding Crowd” is lush and chaste, like a Victorian romance ought to be. Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Michael Sheen all give sympathetic performances, expressing a lot of restrained emotion with their faces.

From this week’s Movie B.S. with Bayer and Snider podcast, here are Jeff Bayer and myself reviewing “Far from the Madding Crowd.”

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B (1 hr., 59 min.; PG-13, a little mild sensuality, some mild violence.)