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R| 1 hr. 57 min.

Plot Summary
In the tiny town of Milagro, New Mexico, where the local water is a premium resource, shady developer Ladd Devine (Richard Bradford) has conceived a glitzy resort that will ultimately siphon off all the water from the neighboring crop-fields. When handyman and farmer Joe Mondragon (Chick Vennera) accidentally breaks a water valve reserved for major companies, he inadvertently sets off a small-scale water-rights war between the farmers and the developers.

Cast: Sonia Braga , Chick Vennera , Ruben Blades , Richard Bradford , Julie Carmen , James Gammon , Melanie Griffith , John Heard

Director: Robert Redford

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Universal Pictures

The Milagro Beanfield War (1988)

Release Date: March 18th, 1988|1 hr. 57 min.

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