Emily Bronte's classic story of destructive passion and immortal love.
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1967  

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Wuthering Heights (TV Movie 1998)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Mistreated foundling Heathcliff and his stepsister Catherine fall in love, but when she marries a wealthy man, he becomes obsessed with getting revenge, even well into the next generation.

Director: David Skynner
Stars: Robert Cavanah, Peter Davison, Orla Brady
Adventure | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Doomed lovers Catherine and Heathcliff are torn apart by their own selfishness and hate.

Director: Robert Fuest
Stars: Anna Calder-Marshall, Timothy Dalton, Harry Andrews
Wuthering Heights (TV Mini-Series 1978)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An eternally romantic love story between Heathcliff and Catherine.

Stars: Ken Hutchison, Brian Wilde, Pat Heywood
Horror | Romance

Wuthering Heights is a wild, passionate tale of the intense and demonic love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, allegedly a Gypsy foundling adopted by Catherine's father. After Mr ... See full summary »

Director: Elisaveta Abrahall
Stars: Paul Eryk Atlas, Sha'ori Morris, Helen Fullerton
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A servant in the house of Wuthering Heights tells a traveler the unfortunate tale of lovers Cathy and Heathcliff.

Director: William Wyler
Stars: Merle Oberon, Laurence Olivier, David Niven
Wuthering Heights (TV Movie 2003)
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Two lovers engage in a passionate but thwarted romance in this modern adaptation of the classic novel.

Director: Suri Krishnamma
Stars: Erika Christensen, Mike Vogel, Christopher Masterson
Cime tempestose (TV Movie 2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

New adaptation of Emily Brontë's famous novel, a story of love and uncontrollable passion, exploring the deepest feelings to the extremes to which love can lead us, especially when there ... See full summary »

Director: Fabrizio Costa
Stars: Alessio Boni, Anita Caprioli, Franco Castellano
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A man becomes obsessed with vengeance when his soul mate marries another man.

Director: Peter Kosminsky
Stars: Juliette Binoche, Ralph Fiennes, Janet McTeer
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

University students form relationships and perform pranks with disastrous consequences all round.

Director: Ralph Thomas
Stars: Virginia Maskell, Paul Rogers, Ian McShane
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A poor boy of unknown origins is rescued from poverty and taken in by the Earnshaw family where he develops an intense relationship with his young foster sister, Cathy.

Director: Andrea Arnold
Stars: Kaya Scodelario, James Howson, Solomon Glave
Arashi ga oka (1988)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A retelling of Emily Bronte's tale of vengeance and obsessive love, set in medieval Japan.

Director: Yoshishige Yoshida
Stars: Yûsaku Matsuda, Yûko Tanaka, Rentarô Mikuni
Wuthering Heights (TV Movie 1962)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Foundling Heathcliff is raised by the wealthy Earnshaws in Yorkshire but in later life launches a vendetta against the family.

Director: Rudolph Cartier
Stars: Claire Bloom, Keith Michell, Ronald Howard
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Ian McShane ...  Heathcliff 4 episodes, 1967
Angela Scoular ...  Catherine Earnshaw / ... 4 episodes, 1967
John Garrie ...  Joseph 4 episodes, 1967
Anne Stallybrass Anne Stallybrass ...  Ellen 4 episodes, 1967
Anthony Edwards Anthony Edwards ...  Robert 4 episodes, 1967
James Haswell James Haswell ...  Manservant 4 episodes, 1967
Jeremy Longhurst Jeremy Longhurst ...  Lockwood's voice / ... 3 episodes, 1967
William Marlowe ...  Hindley 3 episodes, 1967
Angela Douglas Angela Douglas ...  Isabella Linton 3 episodes, 1967
Drewe Henley ...  Edgar Linton 3 episodes, 1967
Keith Buckley ...  Hareton 2 episodes, 1967
Paul Bartlett Paul Bartlett ...  Hareton as a child 2 episodes, 1967
Janet Bruce Janet Bruce ...  Zillah 2 episodes, 1967
Michael Wennink Michael Wennink ...  Linton 2 episodes, 1967
David Markham David Markham ...  Mr. Linton 2 episodes, 1967
Edit

Storyline

The orphan child Heathcliff is taken in by the Earnshaw family. Close to his step-sister Catherine, an obsessive passion forms between the two, but when old Earnshaw dies, Catherine's cruel brother Hindley is the new master and forces Heathcliff into servitude. One of the refined neighbors Edgar Linton calls on Catherine and, attracted by his manners and influence, she agrees to marry him. Heathcliff runs away and returns a wealthy man years later. His re-appearance disrupts the tranquil marriage between Catherine and Edgar, and from there, the story spirals into one of vengeance and tragedy, nearly poisoning the next generation with its after-effects. Written by cupcakes

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 October 1967 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(4 episodes)

Color:

Black and White (DVD release)| Color (original broadcast)
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Ian McShane sprained his wrist early in the filming, but struggled on to complete the mini-series. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Brontes at the BBC (2016) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A melodramatic scream fest
3 October 2010 | by Amy SmithSee all my reviews

As one so enamored with Period Piece films, I deeply regret to say that this rendering of the classic Wuthering Heights was almost unwatchable. This is as uninspired a screenplay that was ever ill-conceived in what must have been a lapse of the Screenwriter's sanity There is not a single character that you can truly have empathy for. You want to at least like the patriarch, Mr. Earnshaw, but he too is so gruff, and uncivilized that his genuine affection for the rejected Heathcliff seems almost out of place....Gratuitously violent, pitifully acted, and unskillfully cast and directed, I don't dislike anyone enough to ask them to watch this production!


5 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed