The Field (1990)

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Poster for the movie "The Field"

The Field (1990)

PG-13 110 min - Drama - 21 September 1990

"Bull" McCabe's family has farmed a field for generations, sacrificing much in the name of the land. When the widow who owns the field decides to sell it in a public auction, McCabe knows that he must own it. While no local dare bid against him, a wealthy American decides he requires the field to build a highway. "Bull" and his son decide they must try to convince the American to let go of his ambition and return home, but the consequences of their plot prove sinister.

Director:  Jim Sheridan
Producer:  Noel Pearson.
Director of Photography:  Jack Conroy
Original Music Composer:  Elmer Bernstein
Author:  John B. Keane
Writers:  Jim Sheridan.

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Storyline

"Bull" McCabe's family has farmed a field for generations, sacrificing much in the name of the land. When the widow who owns the field decides to sell it in a public auction, McCabe knows that he must own it. While no local dare bid against him, a wealthy American decides he requires the field to build a highway. "Bull" and his son decide they must try to convince the American to let go of his ambition and return home, but the consequences of their plot prove sinister.


Collections: Jim Sheridan

Tagline: It Owns Him...It Possesses Him...And It Could Even Destroy Him

Genres: Drama

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Country:   Ireland United Kingdom
Language:  English
Release Date:  21 September 1990

Box Office

Revenue:  $1,494,399

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 50 min

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