- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 2 hours, 58 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: June 7, 2005
- Originally Released: 1996
- Label: Warner Home Video
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Performers, Cast and Crew:
THE THORN BIRDS was an epic mini series that won the hearts of American audiences as well as six Emmy awards. This additional volume fills in the blanks of the saga with three hours of footage updating fans on Richard Chamberlain's pastor who falls madly in love with an Australian beauty. An incredibly moving companion piece to one of the most popular love stories ever presented to television audiences.
Description by Warner Home Video:
What happened to Father Ralph de Bricassart and Meggie Cleary O'Neill during the mystery years not covered in the original 1983 smash-hit miniseries' Now every fan can be in the know. "The Thorn Birds: The Missing Years" provides the spellbinding answer.
The time is World War II. De Bricassart heroically rescues refugees in Rome, then is sent by the Vatican to the sprawling Australian sheep ranch he though he had left behind forever. There, a fateful reunion with Meggie leads to new temptations and a profound crisis: Meggie may lose custody of the beloved son conceived during the season of forbidden love she shared years earlier with de Bricassart.
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