The Milagro Beanfield War (Blu-ray)

Directed by Robert Redford

Release Year: 1988
Running Time: 117
UPC: 7 38329 25026 3
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Comedy Drama
$24.95 $14.97 (40% off) Buy Blu-ray
Only ships to US & Canada
Cast
Chick Vennera
Christopher Walken
Sônia Braga
Rubén Blades
Melanie Griffith
John Heard
Daniel Stern
M. Emmet Walsh
Freddy Fender
Richard Bradford
Julie Carmen
James Gammon
Carlos Riquelme
Tony Genaro
Jerry Hardin
Trinidad Silva

Crew
Directed by Robert Redford

From Robert Redford, the award-winning director of Ordinary People, A River Runs Through It, Quiz Show, The Horse Whisperer and The Legend of Bagger Vance, comes this absolutely delightful comedy of everyday people caught up in extraordinary circumstances. When Chicano handyman Joe Mondragon (Chick Vennera, Last Rites) from the Milagro Valley decides to irrigate his small beanfield by borrowing some water from a large and potentially destructive site, he unknowingly sets off a chain reaction that erupts into a humorous culture clash. The developers then try to stamp out the modest plantings, forcing the handyman’s friends to team up with the spirited rebel to protect and preserve their way of life. The stellar cast includes Ruben Blades (Color of Night), Sonia Braga (The Rookie), Melanie Griffith (A Stranger Among Us), John Heard (Deceived), Daniel Stern (Celtic Pride), Christopher Walken (King of New York), M. Emmet Walsh (Blood Simple) and music legend Freddy Fender. The Milagro Beanfield War won an Oscar for Best Original Score by the great Dave Grusin (Fuzz, Havana).


Blu-ray Extras Include:

NEW Audio Commentary by Star Chick Vennera and Film Historian/Filmmaker Daniel Kremer

Theatrical Trailer

Dual-Layered BD50 Disc

Optional English Subtitles


To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.


Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 10:20pm
RT' @IndieWire': Decades of Brazilian film legacy has potentially been destroyed by a fire that burned down the Brazilian Cinematheque. The f…
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 10:19pm
RT' @erickohn': The fire that has gripped the Brazilian Cinematheque this week is a MASSIVE tragedy — decades of films and other materials ar…
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 10:16pm
RT' @kmendoncafilho': Good & accurate summary by Eric Cohn from' @indiewire' on the cultural destruction under the Bolsonaro regime. Com ⁦@jd…
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 8:20pm
RT' @reverse_shot': "For the more than 20 years they've collaborated, Polish filmmakers Małgorzata Szumowska & Michał Englert have evinced a…
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 4:15pm
RT' @firstshowing': Official Trailer for 'On Broadway' Doc About NYC's Theater History' https://t.co/lvrmG41qQs' #docs #OnBroadway #NYC' @KinoL…'
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 4:14pm
“Alec Utgoff is irresistibly compelling, instilling in his character a silent yet singular presence.” –' @bealoayza…'' https://t.co/frghWXh1mN'
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 2:29pm
RT' @YrOnlyHope': ‘Never Gonna Snow Again’: Watch An Exclusive Clip From Malgorzata Szumowska’s Lynchian Sci-Fi Mindbender' https://t.co/2OYu1…'
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 12:41pm
Head to' @playbill' to watch the brand new trailer for ON BROADWAY. This fascinating and delightful documentary about…' https://t.co/jDlCSBKTFa'
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 11:58am
RT' @playbill': The film will subsequently open in Los Angeles August 27 prior to a national rollout.' https://t.co/G8kNr1p9S6'' https://t.co/sn…'
'@KinoLorber' on Jul. 30 2021 at 11:04am
RT' @gablescinema': SLALOM is now playing. Get showtimes and tickets here:' https://t.co/JOpLubgxHv'' https://t.co/XslqgkZQgT'
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018

Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
email: edu@kinolorber.com