The Field (1990)

PG-13 12/21/1990 (US) Drama 1h 50m

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


"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.

  1. Jim Sheridan

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Harris

    Richard Harris

    'Bull' McCabe

  2. John Hurt

    John Hurt

    Bird' O'Donnell

  3. Sean Bean

    Sean Bean

    Tadgh McCabe

  4. Frances Tomelty

    Frances Tomelty


  5. Brenda Fricker

    Brenda Fricker

    Maggie McCabe

  6. Ruth McCabe

    Ruth McCabe

    Tinker Woman

  7. Brendan Gleeson

    Brendan Gleeson


  8. Tom Berenger

    Tom Berenger

    Peter - The American

  9. Sean McGinley

    Sean McGinley

    Father Chris Doran

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The Field
The Field

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $1,494,399.00


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