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Far and Away (1992)  link to Far and Away on IMDb  

Number: 2767

poster Far and Away

IMDb Rating:
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6.6/10 (57923 votes)

Country: USA, 140 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Adventure, Western, Romance

Director(s): Ron Howard

Video Codec: Unknown

A young man leaves Ireland with his landlord's daughter after some trouble with her father and they dream of owning land at the big give-away in Oklahoma ca. 1893. When they get to the new land, they find jobs and begin saving money. The man becomes a local bare-hands boxer and rides in glory until he is beaten, then his employers steal all the couple's money and they must fight off starvation in the winter and try to keep their dream of owning land alive. Meanwhile, the woman's parents find out where she has gone and have come to the U.S. to find her and take her back.

Tagline: He left behind everything he knew for the only thing he ever wanted.


photo Tom Cruise Tom Cruise Joseph Donnelly
photo Nicole Kidman Nicole Kidman Shannon Christie
photo Thomas Gibson Thomas Gibson Stephen Chase
photo Robert Prosky Robert Prosky Daniel Christie
photo Barbara Babcock Barbara Babcock Nora Christie

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.20:1