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The Cinder Path (film)

The Cinder Path is a 1994 film directed by Simon Langton and based on the novel of the same name by Catherine Cookson.

Plot introductionEdit

In the English countryside of the early 20th century, the prosperous, middle class farmer's son, Charlie MacFell, must deal with a cruel and tyrannical father and later with a romantic tangle and a problematic marriage. He must keep, as well, a dark secret which must stay hidden at all costs.

Later, he is taken into the British Army fighting on the Western Front of the First World War, where the shadows of his past pursue him and lead to a climax.



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