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The River

The endless struggle of man versus the land is the theme for this rural drama, with Sissy Spacek and Mel Gibson as a farming couple facing floods and government bureaucracy in order to save their crops.

Year: 1984
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Director: Mark Rydell
Starring: Mel Gibson, Sissy Spacek, Scott Glenn
Duration: 119 Minutes
Rating: PG
6.3/10
Location in store: Drama

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