Stars: Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen, and Tom Sturridge At last, Far From the Madding Crowd finally released in a handful of theaters in Portland. I have agonized for months, fearing I would not see it on the big screen. However, fate allowed me the opportunity, and I’m so glad that I took advantage even though the drive through traffic nearly gave me a nervous breakdown. If you are looking for a sumptuous and gorgeously filmed period drama, I don’t think you will be disappointed. The musical score is wonderful, too, and I’ve been listening to it for a few weeks on Amazon Cloud.  Hearing the music attached to the story only made me appreciate the score even more. If you know nothing aboutContinue Reading