Sweet Land Synopsis
Residents of a 1920s Minnesota farming community are suspicious of a German mail-order bride.
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A well told story with amazing scenery

By seattle movie girl
In Sweet Land the story unfolds in tune with the Midwestern scenery of the movie and the actors are allowed time to convey their characters not just through words, but by subtle motions and facial...

Sentimental in the extreme

By Starman51
Great couples movie. Evokes a tie to the land and a time of tight knit communities (both the good and the bad) and the challenges of being a stranger in a strange land that most of us have either...

A Beautiful Movie!

By lordoftheringsgeek
I absolutely adored this movie! It was funny, touching, and thought provoking. It's also probably the most realistic love story I've ever seen, and that's rather ironic, considering it involves a...


By carolsr
no gratuitous violence or sex or cursing. I'm not a prude but it gets so boring and formulaic sometimes. This was a refreshing movie about emotions, relationships and moxie. I loved it!...


By lilskater9
o hell no...

A sweet romance

By woodsywwu
This heartfelt film was not one of those "movie" romances, but felt more like a real love story. Even my boyfriend enjoyed it. The cinematography was beautiful and the acting was magnificant. A "must...

relax and enjoy

By matineefreak
There is much to appreciate about this movie. As often happens in real life, the relationships evolve slowly over time, and the deliberate pace of events and character development are refreshing. The...

SweetLand-you wont forget it!

By Hugo_guy
I went to this movie after hearing a John Heard interview on the radio. This was the best movie I've seen all year!! It should receive Oscars at many levels for the writing, performance,...

"Sweet Land" makes for sweet viewing

By cinemagregster
A Tender and Touching love story involving a German mail-order bride trying to adapt to the lifestyle and cultures of a well-guarded Scandanavian community. With barely the clothes on her back and a...

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Rated PG | For Brief Partial Nudity and Mild Language