In 1625 on Exmoor, a farmer comes to love an outlaw’s daughter who proves in reality to be a kidnapped heiress
During the reign of King James II, the Doones live on Exmoor as outlaws.
In a nearby village, young Jan Ridd’s father is murdered by one of the Doones.
Some years later, Jan’s illicit friendship with Lorna Doone is rekindled. Despite the risk of being discovered, a romance blossoms.
Simple, straightforward, effective use of the famous romance, with refreshing use of exteriors. (Halliwell’s)
R D Blackmore
- Writer (novel)
- Writer (screenplay)
Associated Talking Pictures (ATP)
- Production company
Associated British Film Distributors (A.B.F.D.)
- Distribution company