Western Ireland, 1892: seeking to avenge his father's death and the destruction of his home, hot-headed young tenant farmer Joseph Donelly tries to kill landlord Daniel Christie. Christie's feisty daughter Shannon intervenes and, despite their mutual dislike, she persuades Joseph to accompany heron an adventurous journey to the New World, where fresh problems await them.

Books with substantial mentioning of Far and Away
Frank N. Magill (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1993, A Survey of the Films of 1992
Pasadena, Ca.; Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1993

Far and Away
United States 1992

Directed by

Barbara Babcock
J.G. Devlin
Todd Hallowell
Clint Howard
Rynagh O'Grady
Bob Dolman


Running time:140 minutes
Theatrical cut
176 minutes
Television cut
Country:United States

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