It's 1941. World War II continues to rage across Europe. The young men of England have been called to the front to fight. So, back at home, a new regiment is formed, an army of England's young women who are dispatched across the countryside to pick up the slack, known as 'The Land Girls'. Three beautiful woman answer the call. Stella (Catherine McCormack), Ag (Rachel Weisz) and Prue (Anna Friel) arrive from their very different backgrounds at a remote farm in Dorset, where they meet handsome and volatile Joe (Steven Mackintosh). An extraordinary story of tragedy and passion unfolds as the three girls form close friendships with each other and with Joe. The Land Girls is one of the most exhilarating films of recent years which is both hilarious and deeply moving.

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The Land Girls (1998)

War/Romance/Drama · 1h 51m

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It's 1941. World War II continues to rage across Europe. The young men of England have been called to the front to fight. So, back at home, a new regiment is formed, an army of England's young women who are dispatched across the countryside to pick up the slack, known as 'The Land Girls'. Three beautiful woman answer the call. Stella (Catherine McCormack), Ag (Rachel Weisz) and Prue (Anna Friel) arrive from their very different backgrounds at a remote farm in Dorset, where they meet handsome and volatile Joe (Steven Mackintosh). An extraordinary story of tragedy and passion unfolds as the three girls form close friendships with each other and with Joe. The Land Girls is one of the most exhilarating films of recent years which is both hilarious and deeply moving.

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Catherine McCormack

Stella
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Rachel Weisz

Ag (Agapanthus)
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Anna Friel

Prue (Prudence)
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Steven Mackintosh

Joe Lawrence
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Tom Georgeson

Mr. John Lawrence
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Maureen O'Brien

Mrs. John Lawrence
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Lucy Akhurst

Janet
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Gerald Down

Ratty, Lawrence Farm Hand
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Paul Bettany

Philip
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Nick Mollo

Barry Hampton
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Michael Mantas

Desmond
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Nicholas Le Prevost

Agricultural Officer
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Celia Bannerman

District Commissioner
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Ann Bell

Philip's Mother
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Nigel Planer

Gerald
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Edmund Moriarty

Harry the Airman
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Shirley Newbery

WAAF at Dance
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Russell Barr

Jamie, the Scottish Airman
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John Gill

Doctor
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Crispin Layfield

German Pilot
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Grace Leland

Baby Barry
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Alan Bennett

Reverend Alan Bennett (as Reverend Alan Bennett)
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Martha Mackintosh

Child at Christening
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Felix Davis

Child at Christening
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Jacob Leland

Child as Christening
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Arnold Brown

C.O. (uncredited)
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Esther Hall

Mavis (uncredited)
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Charlie Higson

Subaltern (uncredited)
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Kate Lock

Lady in Charge (uncredited)
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Daniel Tee

Man in pub (uncredited)
Crew
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David Leland

Director
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Angela Huth

Writer
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Keith Dewhurst

Writer
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