Sep 29, 1984 · Country: Directed by Richard Pearce. With Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard, Wilford Brimley, Matt Clark. Gilbert Ivy and his wife Jewell are farmers. They seem to be working against the odds, producing no financial surplus.
- Richard Pearce
- Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard, Wilford Brimley
Country is a 1984 American drama film which follows the trials and tribulations of a rural family as they struggle to hold on to their farm during the trying economic times experienced by family farms in 1980s America. The film was written by William D. Wittliff, and stars real-life couple Jessica Lange and Sam Shepard.
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This movie is a great reminder of what it was like, although highly dramatized, during the late 1970' and the 1980's for many farmer in North America. Having lived through it it's a movie I can't watch but others need to which is why I purchased it.
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Country (1984) Country. (1984) TMDb Score. 65. PG 1 hr 45 min Sep 29th, 1984 Drama. Gilbert Ivy and his wife Jewell are farmers. They seem to be working against the odds, producing no financial ...
1984's Country is a powerful, building, and earthy drama. As something that chronicles a family whose farm ownership is being threatened by the Farmers Home Administration (FmHA), Country is extremely well-acted, old-worded, Reagan Era-ed, and authentic.
The opening moments of "Country" show a woman frying hamburgers and wrapping them up and sending them out to her men, working in the fields. The movie is using visuals to announce its intentions: It wants to observe the lives of its characters at the level of daily detail and routine, and to avoid pulling back into "Big Country" cliché shots. It succeeds. This movie observes ordinary American ...
Torn apart by natural disaster and financial ruin, a farming family must piece their broken lives back together. Based on true events.PayPal donations link ?...
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