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Sweet Land (2007)


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Published: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]
Description:  1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  English

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Based on the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver

Originally released as a motion picture in 2005

Elizabeth Reaser, Tim Guinee, Alan Cumming, John Heard, Alex Kingston, Ned Beatty, Lois Smith, Patrick Heusinger

Inge is a feisty German mail-order bride who has come to Minnesota to marry Olaf, a young Norwegian immigrant farmer of few words. But in a post-WWI, anti-German climate, the local minister openly forbids the marriage. Inge and Olaf fall in love despite the town's disapproval. But when the town banker attempts to foreclose on the farm of his friend Frandsen, Olaf takes a stand

MPAA rating: PG; for brief partial nudity and mild language

DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital


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Additional Credits:
Bigham, James
Cumming, Alan, 1965-
Selim, Ali
Reaser, Elizabeth
Guinee, Tim
Heard, John, 1946-
Kingston, Alex
Beatty, Ned
Smith, Lois, 1930-
Heusinger, Patrick
Weaver, Will.
Beautiful Motion Pictures (Firm)
LaSalleHolland (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc

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