The Milagro Beanfield War

  • 1988
  • 1 HR 58 MIN
  • R
  • Comedy

Eight years after winning an Oscar for his first film behind the camera, ORDINARY PEOPLE, Robert Redford returns to directing with this charming movie based on novelist John Nichols' cult favorite The Milagro Beanfield War. A decades-old water rights act has prohibited the subsistence farmers in Milagro, New Mexico, from irrigating their property. But when...read more

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Ruben Blades and Sonia Braga star in Robert Redford's The Milagro Beanfield War (1988) about developers bested by a very lucky peasant.
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01:27 — Nearly 500 residents of the agricultural community of Milagro in the mountains of northern New Mexico face a crisis when politicians and business inte (more…)

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