History Film / FarAndAway

19th Feb '16 3:28:29 PM Morgenthaler
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* TheIrishDiaspora: Forms the backdrop for the story, with many of the characters being Irish immigrants in the United States. The anti-Irish American sentiment of the era is also touched on.
19th Feb '16 9:03:12 AM AFP
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* TheIrishDiaspora: Forms the backdrop for the story, with many of the characters being Irish immigrants in the United States. The anti-Irish American sentiment of the era is also touched on.
19th Feb '16 12:21:41 AM AFP
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* Che

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* CheChekhovsGag: Soon after arriving in Boston, Joseph teaches Shannon how to do laundry. Just before the film's climax, we see Shannon teaching her mother the same skill.



%%* SpiritedYoungLady: Shannon

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%%* * SpiritedYoungLady: ShannonShannon, who rebels from her family by taking Joseph and lighting off to America.
19th Feb '16 12:11:35 AM AFP
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* Che



* TheWildWest: Where the film ends up. Much of the plot is the [[AnImmigrantsTale characters getting there. ]]

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* TheWildWest: Where the film ends up. Much of the plot is the [[AnImmigrantsTale characters getting there. ]]]]
* WhereDoYouThinkYouAre: During the land rush, Joseph slugs Stephen when the latter pulls a gun on him.
-->'''Joseph''': You're not in Ireland anymore, [[ThisIsForEmphasisBitch you arrogant bastard!]]
18th Feb '16 11:10:53 PM AFP
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%%* AmericanDream

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%%* AmericanDream* AmericanDream: Many of the characters head to America hoping to take advantage of the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_Run_of_1893 land grants]] being given out in what would become Oklahoma.



--> '''Molly:''' ''*after watching an argument between them*'' Why don't you shag her and get it over with?
--> '''Joseph:''' She's... my sister!

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--> '''Molly:''' ''*after ''*[[BelligerentSexualTension after watching an argument between them*'' them]]*'' [[YouNeedToGetLaid Why don't you shag her and get it over with?
with?]]
--> '''Joseph:''' [[NoJustNoReaction She's... my sister!sister!]]



%%* BelligerentSexualTension: '''Shannon and Joseph.'''

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%%* * BelligerentSexualTension: '''Shannon TheMovie. Shannon and Joseph.'''Joseph spend more time fighting than they do trying to get to Oklahoma.



%%* BumblingDad: Mr. Christie.
* CoolOldGuy: Mr. Christie, again. He's a lot much nicer Joseph could expect.
* CrapsackWorld: What [[ThePromisedLand FarAndAway]] turns out to be.

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%%* * BumblingDad: Mr. Christie.
* CoolOldGuy: Mr. Christie, again. He's a lot much nicer than Joseph could expect.
* CrapsackWorld: What [[ThePromisedLand FarAndAway]] turns out to be. And what Ireland seemed to be before they left.



%%* FieryRedhead: Shannon fits this easily.

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%%* * FieryRedhead: Shannon fits this easily.easily. Joseph warns their co-workers at the factory that she has a bite that stings, shortly before she demonstrates by lighting up a foreman who docked her a day's pay (exchanging another two days' pay [[WorthIt just to do it.]])



%%* AnImmigrantsTale

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%%* AnImmigrantsTale* AnImmigrantsTale: In addition to Joseph and Shannon, Shannon's family also travels to America after their home in Ireland is burned to the ground.



%%* TheWildWest

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%%* TheWildWest* TheWildWest: Where the film ends up. Much of the plot is the [[AnImmigrantsTale characters getting there. ]]
4th Jan '16 3:17:07 PM Exxolon
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''Far and Away'' is a 1992 drama film, starring then-married couple TomCruise and Creator/NicoleKidman and was directed by Creator/RonHoward.

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''Far '''''Far and Away'' Away''''' is a 1992 drama film, starring then-married couple TomCruise Creator/TomCruise and Creator/NicoleKidman and was directed by Creator/RonHoward.
27th Nov '15 2:58:13 PM Dancedom
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* FakeIrish: An Australian playing an Irishwoman



* IWillFindYou: The Christies go to America to look for their daughter.



%%* TheWildWest
* IWillFindYou: The Christies go to America looking for their daughter.

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%%* TheWildWest
* IWillFindYou: The Christies go to America looking for their daughter.
TheWildWest
8th Nov '15 5:53:37 AM Morgenthaler
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* TheAlcoholic: Daniel Christie
* AmericanDream

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* %%* TheAlcoholic: Daniel Christie
* %%* AmericanDream



* BelligerentSexualTension: '''Shannon and Joseph.'''
* BitchInSheepsClothing: Stephen Chase and Mr. Mc Guire.
* BreakTheHaughty: Spoiled Shannon, soon after arriving in Boston.
* BumblingDad: Mr. Christie.

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* %%* BelligerentSexualTension: '''Shannon and Joseph.'''
* %%* BitchInSheepsClothing: Stephen Chase and Mr. Mc Guire.
* %%* BreakTheHaughty: Spoiled Shannon, soon after arriving in Boston.
* %%* BumblingDad: Mr. Christie.



* DrowningOurRomanticSorrows: Oh, Joseph. Love really sucks.
* EatingTheEyeCandy: Shannon tends to do this a lot.
* EroticDream: Joseph during his job on the railway.

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* %%* DrowningOurRomanticSorrows: Oh, Joseph. Love really sucks.
* %%* EatingTheEyeCandy: Shannon tends to do this a lot.
* %%* EroticDream: Joseph during his job on the railway.



* FieryRedhead: Shannon fits this easily.

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* %%* FieryRedhead: Shannon fits this easily.



* AnImmigrantsTale

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* %%* AnImmigrantsTale



* NotQuiteDead: Played for laughs with Joseph's father in the beginning of the movie.

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* %%* NotQuiteDead: Played for laughs with Joseph's father in the beginning of the movie.



* SceneryPorn: UsefulNotes/{{Ireland}} and Oklahoma
* SlapSlapKiss: Guess who.
* SlobsVersusSnobs
* SpiritedYoungLady: Shannon
* UptownGirl: [[spoiler: Shannon]]
* TheWildWest

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* %%* SceneryPorn: UsefulNotes/{{Ireland}} and Oklahoma
* %%* SlapSlapKiss: Guess who.
* %%* SlobsVersusSnobs
* %%* SpiritedYoungLady: Shannon
* %%* UptownGirl: [[spoiler: Shannon]]
* %%* TheWildWest
5th Jan '15 10:18:14 AM nombretomado
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''Far and Away'' is a 1992 drama film, starring then-married couple TomCruise and NicoleKidman and was directed by Creator/RonHoward.

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''Far and Away'' is a 1992 drama film, starring then-married couple TomCruise and NicoleKidman Creator/NicoleKidman and was directed by Creator/RonHoward.
29th Sep '13 11:20:37 AM leraluna
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* DrowningOurRomanticSorrows: Oh, Joseph. Love really sucks.


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* AnImmigrantsTale
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