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Land of Plenty full movie is released on Oct 07, 2004. Watch Land of Plenty online - the English Drama movie from United States. Land of Plenty is directed by Wim Wenders and created by Wim Wenders with Michelle Williams and John Diehl.

The American daughter of missionaries Lana returns to Los Angeles from Palestine to work in a mission helping homeless people. Lana was born in Ohio and raised in South Africa and Middle East, and she is an authentic citizen of the world, connected through Internet and aware of how other people see the lack of culture and knowledge and exaggerated patriotism of average American people. Her unique relative is her unknown uncle Paul, a veteran of Vietnam War that cut relationships with his family and is bigot and paranoid. Paul lives in a surveillance van, lives as if he were a secret agent, sees conspiracy and terrorist cells everywhere, and has a great prejudice against Arabs and other non-American breeds after the September, 11th. They meet each other, and when they see the murder of a poor Pakistanis nearby the mission, they travel together to the small town of Trone to deliver his corpse to the family, where Paul sees a different reality.

As know as:

Terra da Abundância, Tierra de abundancia, Runsauden maa, La terra dell'abbondanza, Medo e Obsessão

Release Date (Streaming):

Oct 10, 2006

Countries:

United States, Germany, Canada

Language:

English

Production Companies:

Emotion Pictures, InDigEnt (Independent Digital Entertainment), Reverse Angle Production

Official Site:

Manga Films (Spain)

Reviews

Leslie Felperin
Variety
Wim Wenders' first fiction featurefeature since 2000's The Million Dollar Hotel, rocky but respectable Land of Plenty proves the helmer often does better with low budgets, fast schedules and young collaborators.
by rottentomatoes, Aug 04, 2006
Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times
It casts a spell of compassionate humanity with a gently healing effect.
by rottentomatoes, Aug 04, 2006
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
Hampered by an ending that overreaches needlessly, the film is nevertheless worthy and unmistakably the effort of an enduringly distinctive and important filmmaker.
by rottentomatoes, Nov 10, 2005

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