“The Milagro Beanfield War” quotes

Movie The Milagro Beanfield War
Robert Redford directed this movie in 1988
Title The Milagro Beanfield War
Year 1988
Director Robert Redford
Genre Drama, Comedy, Fantasy
Plot – Milagro is a small town in New Mexico mainly inhabited by Chicanos, Mexican immigrants. Ladd Devine, a wealthy American tycoon, wants to build there a big residential complex, so all the citizens have to go away. Joe Mondragon is a poor peasant with a large family to support and refuses to abandon his fields. Other farmers stand on his side. During a shootout he accidentally hurts a man, so Devine has now finally an excuse to expel him.
All actors – Rubén Blades, Richard Bradford, Sonia Braga, Julie Carmen, James Gammon, Melanie Griffith, John Heard, Carlos Riquelme, Daniel Stern, Chick Vennera, Christopher Walken, Freddy Fender
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