The Field (1991)

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Set in 1930's rural Ireland, Bull McCabe is a strong willed tenant farmer whose relationship with the land substitutes for a loveless marriage and the death of his son at 13. When the land he rents is put up for auction, he encounters a rival bidder from America.

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