The Good Earth

The Good Earth

DVD - 2006
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A young farmer named Wang Lung marries a selfless, loyal slave girl, O-Lan. Wang is initially devoted to the land and rises to prosperity. Later, however, Wang deserts the land and takes a second wife and tragedy threatens to overwhelm him. Eventually Wang realizes that the land and O-Lan mean more to him than his wealth.


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Vincent T Lombardo Apr 16, 2016

A wonderful epic, almost biblical in nature, about a Chinese peasant and his wife surviving all manner of adversity. Througout, they maintain their devotion to their land -- and to each other.


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