Highest-Rated Movies about 'Farmer', Sort by Popularity


King Corn (2007), Bad Company (1972), Sugar (2008), God's Country (1985), The Witch (2015), The Real Dirt on Farmer John (2005), Zatoichi (2003), Seven Samurai (1954) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Farmer movies.


King Corn (2007)

Two recent college graduates travel to Iowa to investigate the role that corn plays in an increasingly complicated and dysfunctional American food industry. After planting their own small crop of corn and tracing its journey through the industry, they are alarmed to discover that corn figures in almost everything Americans eat. The consequences of this are examined through interviews with various experts and industry insiders, providing a balanced look at this American agricultural issue.

friend, neighbor, politician, citizen, farmer, college graduate, striking

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Bad Company (1972)

A young man evading the Civil War encounters a conniving drifter and his lawless gang after venturing into the West.

outlaw, soldier, farmer, con artist, sheriff, bleak, thrilling

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Sugar (2008)

Like many young men in the Dominican Republic, 19-year-old Miguel "Sugar" Santos (Algenis Perez Soto) dreams of winning a slot on an American baseball team. Indeed, his talents as a pitcher eventually land him a slot on a single-A team in Iowa, but culture shock, racism and other curveballs threaten to turn Sugar's dream sour.

coach, baseball player, baseball pitcher, farmer, mother, friend, engaging

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God's Country (1985)

Acclaimed director Louis Malle's documentary examines the small Minnesota farming town of Glencoe at two separate times.

farmer, bride, groom, attorney, old man, old woman, profound

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The Witch (2015)

In 1630 New England, members of a farming family suspect the oldest daughter of witchcraft when the youngest son suddenly vanishes.

farmer, wife, child, twin, missing person, goat, brooding

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The Real Dirt on Farmer John (2005)

Filmmaker Taggart Siegel captures two turbulent decades in the life of John Peterson, an Illinois farmer who not only tends the land but also delves into writing and performance art. A man who would as soon work the fields in a feather boa as in a pair of jeans, Peterson rises out of the bankruptcy and depression plaguing Midwest farm communities in the 1980s and saves his livelihood through organic agriculture.

farmer, father, mother, elderly person, engaging, inspiring, emotional

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Zatoichi (2003)

A master swordsman (Beat Takeshi) battles a formidable ronin (Tadanobu Asano) and a deadly clan terrorizing villagers.

farmer, nephew, geisha, bodyguard, samurai, assassin, thrilling

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Seven Samurai (1954)

A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.

samurai, villager, bandit, monk, farmer, tense, intricate

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Sweet Land (2005)

A German mail-order bride in 1920s Minnesota encounters suspicion and scorn when she arrives to marry a member of a Norwegian farming community.

farmer, immigrant, husband, wife, mellow, spirited, minnesota

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Into the Wild (2007)

After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

student, farmer, mistress, wealthy man, emotional, engaging, alaska

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Sunrise (1927)

An allegorical tale about a man fighting the good and evil within him. Both sides are made flesh - one a sophisticated woman he is attracted to and the other his wife.

farmer, wife, mistress, baby, inspiring, striking, touching

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The Straight Story (1999)

An old man makes a long journey by lawnmower to mend his relationship with an ill brother.

old man, brother, farmer, widower, calm, touching, emotional

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Jean de Florette (1986)

A greedy landowner and his backward nephew conspire to block the only water source for an adjoining property in order to bankrupt the owner and force him to sell.

nephew, uncle, farmer, neighbor, aunt, spirited, emotional

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The Emigrants (1971)

Småland, Sweden, mid-19th century. A farming family struggle with their rocky, unyielding land, and decide to embark on the arduous journey to new hope in America.

farmer, husband, wife, son, daughter, somber, touching

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Days of Heaven (1978)

A hot-tempered farm laborer convinces the woman he loves to marry their rich but dying boss so that they can have a claim to his fortune.

worker, sister, girlfriend, farmer, wealthy man, sad, emotional

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The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)

Peasant life in a feudal farm in rural Italy at the end of the 19th century.

farmer, wife, son, priest, landlord, engaging, calm

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They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

The lives of a disparate group of contestants intertwine in an inhumanely grueling dance marathon.

failed actress, sailor, bombshell, farmer, wife, emcee, bleak

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Our Vines Have Tender Grapes (1945)

A Norwegian farmer (Edward G. Robinson) lovingly raises his daughter (Margaret O'Brien) in Benson Junction, Wis.

farmer, daughter, editor, wife, cousin, neighbor, heartwarming

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Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)

An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation.

neighbor, farmer, fox, wife, rat, creative, crafty

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Food, Inc. (2008)

An unflattering look inside America's corporate controlled food industry.

activist, author, farmer, businessman, politician, mother, disturbing

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Pelle the Conqueror (1987)

When his wife dies, Lasse takes his 12-year-old son, Pelle, from their home in Sweden to Denmark in search of a better life.

father, son, farmer, worker, brooding, emotional, touching

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The Mating Game (1959)

Uptight IRS man Lorenzo Charlton (Tony Randall) is ordered to investigate rural rancher Pop Larkin (Paul Douglas), who is significantly in debt to the government. Lorenzo arrives in the country and is shocked to discover that Pop and his family are so oblivious to financial concerns they haven't ever bothered to do their taxes. Some moonshine, however, and Pop's lovely daughter, Mariette (Debbie Reynolds), help Lorenzo learn to relax, and he decides to help the Larkins' find a legal loophole.

irs officer, farmer, daughter, wife, government official, reverend, madcap

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Percy Vs Goliath (2020)

Third-generation farmer Percy Schmeiser joins forces with up-and-coming attorney Jackson Weaver and environmental activist Rebecca Salcau to fight a monumental legal battle against a corporate giant.

family, environmentalist, farmer, attorney, emotional, inspiring, powerful

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Dark Waters (2019)

A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

lawyer, farmer, cow, attorney, corrupt businessman, bleak, shocking

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Hair (1979)

Claude Bukowski leaves the family ranch in Oklahoma for New York where he is rapidly embraced into the hippie group of youngsters led by Berger, yet he's already been drafted. He soon falls in love with Sheila Franklin, a rich girl but still a rebel inside.

farmer, debutante, hippie, military officer, soldier, frenetic, unrestrained

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Shane (1953)

A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smoldering settler/rancher conflict forces him to act.

gunslinger, farmer, wife, son, bad guy, gripping, tender

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Seed: The Untold Story (2016)

A film about the importance of heirloom seeds to the agriculture of the world, focusing on seed keepers and activists from around the world.

farmer, activist, executive, anthropologist, politician, narrator, emotional

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The Devil and Daniel Webster (1941)

A nineteenth-century New Hampshire farmer who makes a pact with Satan for economic success enlists Daniel Webster to extract him from his contract.

farmer, senator, devil, wife, assistant, neighbor, crafty

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No Time for Sergeants (1958)

Will Stockdale is a country bumpkin drafted into the Air Force and too dumb to realize he's driving everyone around him crazy, no one more than Sergeant King.

farmer, best friend, private, sergeant, pilot, hilarious, offbeat

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Field of Dreams (1989)

An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the 1919 Chicago White Sox come.

farmer, baseball player, author, ghost, wife, creative, heartwarming

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