The Mill on the Floss Poster

Release Date: 1937

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
In Victorian England, Mr. Wakem (Felix Aylmer) is a solicitor who is after a mill on the Floss River, owned by Mr. Tulliver (Sam Livesey). Tensions mount as Tulliver rejects Wakem's offer to assume his water rights, and the families are drawn into a bitter feud. However, Tulliver's daughter, Maggie (Geraldine Fitzgerald), has fallen in love with Wakem's son, Philip (Frank Lawton), despite the bad blood between the patriarchs. Their love is not likely to last in such hostile conditions.

Cast: Geraldine Fitzgerald, Frank Lawton, Victoria Hopper, Fay Compton, James Mason, Griffith Jones, Sam Livesey, Pauline de Chalus

Director: Tim Whelan

Genres: Drama

Keywords: England, Tense, Rivalry, Mother, Daughter, Family, Emotional, Forbidden love, Melodramatic, Son