Movies about farmers

List of the best farmers movies selected by visitors to our site: Irresistible, Buoyancy, A Hidden Life, Peter Rabbit, Mia and the White Lion, Knuckleball, I'll Take Your Dead, Sweet Country, Woman at War, Matriarch
In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Irresistible (2020)
Markimdb: 6.2
CharactersDogs, Veterans, Nuns, Farmers
PlaceAircraft, Small cities

A Democratic political consultant helps a retired Marine colonel run for mayor in a small, conservative Wisconsin town.

Buoyancy (2019)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, crime
CharactersFarmers, Teens
StyleHeavy, Tense

An innocent Cambodian boy is sold to a Thai broker and enslaved on a fishing trawler. As fellow slaves are tortured and murdered around him, he starts to wonder if his only hope of freedom is to become as violent as his captors.

A Hidden Life (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, military, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Germany
CharactersSisters, Singers, Artists, Farmers, Priests
PlotDancing, Motorcycles, Love, Betrayal, Happiness, On real events
PlaceTrains, Prison, Court, Berlin, Mountains, Village

The story of an unsung hero, Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. Based on real events.

Peter Rabbit (2018)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryAustralia, USA
CharactersRabbits, Farmers, Foxes, Artists, Dogs, Thieves, Losers, Birds
PlotAdventure, Jealousy, Dancing, Love, Pads
StyleFor children, Light

Peter Rabbit's feud with Mr. McGregor escalates to greater heights than ever before as they rival for the affections of the warm-hearted animal lover who lives next door.

Mia and the White Lion (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama, adventure, family
CountryFrance, Germany, South Africa
CharactersLions, Teens, Farmers

A young girl from London moves to Africa with her parents where she befriends a lion cub.

Knuckleball (2018)
Markimdb: 5.8
CharactersGrandparents, Neighbors, Childrens, Farmers
PlotDeath, Survival
StyleDisturbing, Action, Heavy

Alone, and targeted on an isolated farm, 12 year old Henry finds himself at the center of a maelstrom of terror, and a dark family legacy, when his secretive grandfather dies suddenly in the night.

I'll Take Your Dead (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrehorror, crime
CharactersFarmers, Gangsters, Criminals, Hired assassins, Fathers, Family, Parents
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Ghosts

William has a simple job: he makes dead bodies disappear. His daughter Gloria has become used to rough-looking men dropping off corpses, and is even convinced that some of them are haunting their house.

Sweet Country (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, adventure, western, crime, history
CharactersPolice, Farmers, Cowboys, Judge
PlotInvestigation, Slavery, Justice, Weapon, Skirmishes, Travel
PlaceAustralia, Court, Deserts
StyleSoulful, Tense, Fascinating, Cute

It’s 1929 on the vast, desert-like, Eastern Arrernte Nation lands that are now known as the Central Australian outback. Sam Kelly, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works the land of a kind preacher, Fred Smith. After an ill-tempered bully arrives in town and Kelly kills him in self-defence, he and his wife go on the run as a posse gathers to hunt him down.

Woman at War (2018)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryIceland, France, Ukraine
CharactersStrong women, Orphans, Dogs, Twins, Sisters, Farmers, Tourists
PlaceNature, Prison, Ukraine, Helicopters
StyleFor girls

Halla declares a one-woman-war on the local aluminium industry. She is prepared to risk everything to protect the pristine Icelandic Highlands she loves… Until an orphan unexpectedly enters her life.

Matriarch (2018)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrethriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersFarmers, Fathers
PlotLove, Death, Abduction, Ghosts, Fear, Cars
PlaceScotland, School, Lake

A pregnant woman and her husband are taken in by a farmer and his wife after crashing their car in the Scottish countryside. Once inside, they realize their hosts’ daughter is a missing child from the news years earlier. Things take a sinister twist when the farmer and his wife inform the couple they intend to keep their baby once born.

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Bad Day for the Cut (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom

A middle-aged Irish farmer, who still lives at home with his mother, sets off on a mission of revenge when the old lady is murdered.

God's Own Country (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.7)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersFriends, Gay, Farmers, Birds, Trainers, Fathers
PlotLove, Jealousy, Motorcycles, Money, Loneliness

A young farmer in rural Yorkshire numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker.

All Saints (2017)
Markimdb: 6.1
CharactersPriests, Farmers
PlotReligious, On real events
PlaceUSA, Asia

ALL SAINTS is based on the inspiring true story of salesman-turned-pastor Michael Spurlock (John Corbett), the tiny church he was ordered to shut down, and a group of refugees from Southeast Asia. Together, they risked everything to plant seeds for a future that might just save them all.

American Fable (2017)
Markimdb: 5.9
CharactersPregnant, Police, Fathers, Farmers, Chickens, Babies
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing

When 11-year-old Gitty discovers that her father, Abe, a good and beloved farmer, is holding a wealthy man hostage in their abandoned silo in order to save their suffering farm, she befriends the captive in secret. As the truth unfolds about who he is and what will happen if he escapes, Gitty chooses to confront the thin line between reality and fiction.

Mudbound (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.4)
Genredrama, military
CharactersFamily, Sheriffs, Farmers, Singers, Poor
PlotWar, Dancing, Money

In the post–World War II South, two families are pitted against a barbaric social hierarchy and an unrelenting landscape as they simultaneously fight the battle at home and the battle abroad.

Survival Family (2017)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama
CharactersDogs, Fish, Farmers
PlotDeath, Hunger, Money, Funeral
PlaceSchool, Trains, Hotels, Beach

A world wide electrical outage occurs. Everything that requires electricity comes to a stop. Tokyo is nearly ruined. Yoshiyuki Suzuki decides to escape from Tokyo with his family.

Staying Vertical (2016)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersPregnant, Gay, Wolves, Farmers
PlotSeduction, Weapon

Screenwriter Leo is searching for the wolf in the south of France. During a scouting excursion he is seduced by Marie, a free-spirited and dynamic shepherdess. Nine months later she gives birth to their child. Suffering from post-natal depression and with no faith in Leo, who comes and goes without warning, Marie abandons both of them. Leo finds himself alone, with a baby to care for.

Stan Against Evil (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy
CharactersSheriffs, Witch, Demons, Single mothers, Partners, Farmers, Monsters
PlotSupernatural, Revenge, Curses
PlaceSmall cities

An aging police sheriff who has recently lost his position due to an angry outburst begrudgingly joins an alliance with new sheriff, Evie Barret to battle angry demons haunting their small New Hampshire town.

Hatred (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredrama, military, history
CharactersWolves, Soldier, Sisters, Jews, Farmers
PlotLove, War, Money, Fidelity, Survival, Death, On real events
PlaceVillage, Trains

Summer of 1939. Zosia is a young Polish girl who is deeply in love with Ukrainian Petro. Their great love will be put to the test when her father decides to marry her to a wealthy widower Skiba. Right after wedding she is left alone because her husband is drafted to the Polish army for the war with Germany. Meanwhile, tensions grow due to Jews, Poles, and Ukrainians living side by side.

Dark Signal (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Serial killers, DJs, Single mothers, Farmers
PlotDeath, Mystery, Pursuit, Motorcycles, Supernatural, Ghosts
PlaceEngland, Small cities, Country houses

The spirit of a murdered girl returns with a message. Now a stranded woman must team up with the staff of a local station to solve the mystery of her death.

Saint Amour (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 6)
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersFathers, Lesbians, Horses, Twins, Taxi drivers, Farmers
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Dreams
PlaceFrance, Hotels

Every year, Bruno makes a tour of all the wine stands, without setting foot outside the Show’s premises and without ever finishing his wine trail. This year, his father suggests they finish it together, but a real wine trail, across the French countryside. Accompanied by Mike, a young, quirky taxi driver, they set off in the direction of France’s major wine regions. Together, they are going to discover not only the wine trails, but also the road that leads back to Love.

Mean Dreams (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
CharactersPolice, Dogs, Sheriffs, Farmers, Childrens
PlotLove, Dreams, Pursuit, Money
PlaceSea, Canada, Small cities

When two youngsters meet and fall for each other, they must go on the run from the girl's corrupt father, who is also the sheriff of the town.

Jonathan (2016)
Markimdb: 6.4
CharactersGay, Farmers
PlotLove, Love triangle
StyleTouching, Soulful, Fascinating, Romantic

A young man struggles with the pressure of caring for his terminally ill father while trying to unlock a secret that his father seems determined to keep from him. The story takes another dramatic turn when Ron, Burghardt’s long-lost friend from his youth, re-appears — and a well-kept family secret is uncovered.

Sunset Song (2015)
Markimdb: 6.4
CountryUnited Kingdom, Luxembourg
CharactersFarmers, Horses, Twins, Babies
PlotLove, Dancing
PlaceVillage, Scotland
TimeNew Year

The daughter of a Scottish farmer comes of age in the early 1900s.

The Pack (2015)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersFarmers, Dogs
PlotSurvival, Hunger
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Fascinating

Man’s best friend becomes his worst nightmare when a horde of bloodthirsty wild dogs descends upon a family’s farmhouse in a fang-bearing fight for survival.

Summertime (2015)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersLesbians, Teachers, Farmers
PlotLove, Dancing
PlaceTrains, France
StyleSoulful, Cute

In 1971, Carole and Delphine meet and fall in love in Paris. When Carole follows Delphine back to her family farm in Limousin, the two find lesbianism and feminism are not as easy in the countryside.

Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
CharactersFriends, Dogs, Family, Farmers
PlotTime travel, Love, Adventure, Lost memory

When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home.

Rams (2015)
Markimdb: 7.3
CountryIceland, Denmark, Norway, Poland
CharactersBrothers, Dogs, Farmers
PlotSurvival, Snow, Mystery, Mystery, Contests, Loneliness
PlaceSmall cities
TimeNew Year

In a secluded valley in Iceland, Gummi and Kiddi live side by side, tending to their sheep. Their ancestral sheep-stock is considered one of the country’s best and the two brothers are repeatedly awarded for their prized rams who carry an ancient lineage. Although they share the land and a way of life, Gummi and Kiddi have not spoken to each other in four decades. When a lethal disease suddenly infects Kiddi’s sheep, the entire valley comes under threat. The authorities decide to cull all the animals in the area to contain the outbreak. But Gummi and Kiddi don’t give up so easily – and each brother tries to stave off the disaster in his own fashion: Kiddi by using his rifle and Gummi by using his wits.

Interstellar (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 8.6)
Genrefantastic, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersFarmers, Astronauts, Scientists, Friends, Astronauts, Inventors
PlotAdventure, Black holes, Time travel, Love, Cheating, Survival, Artificial Intelligence, End of the world, Expeditions
PlaceSpace, Spaceships, Parallel worlds
StyleWorth watching, Best soundtracks, Good music, Popular, To cry, Atmospheric, Makes me think

Interstellar chronicles the adventures of a group of explorers who make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.

A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrecomedy, western
CharactersHeroes, Horses, Cowboys, Farmers
PlaceWild West, Small cities

As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.

The Water Diviner (2014)
Mark10 (imdb: 7)
Genredrama, military
CountryAustralia, USA, Turkey
PlotMissing people, War, Pursuit
PlaceAustralia, Turkey
StyleTouching, Fascinating, Tense

In 1919, Australian farmer Joshua Connor travels to Turkey to discover the fate of his three sons, reported missing in action. Holding on to hope, Joshua must travel across the war-torn landscape to find the truth and his own peace.

The Grump (2014)
Markimdb: 6.8
CountryFinland, Iceland
CharactersLosers, Family, Businessmen, Old man, Farmers
PlotLove with age difference

A stubbornly traditional eighty-year-old farmer - whose social attitudes verge on the prehistoric - raises hell when he is forced to move in with his sadsack, city-dwelling son and domineering daughter-in-law.

It's All So Quiet (2013)
Markimdb: 6.4
CountryNetherlands, Germany
CharactersGay, Farmers, Old man
StyleSoulful, Touching, Atmospheric

The story of a farmer, Helmer, who realizes that his life has been influenced to an unhealthy extent by his aging father.

As I Lay Dying (2013)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.4)
CharactersHorses, Farmers, Singers, Poor
StyleTouching, Depressive, Fascinating, Gloomy

Based on the classic novel by William Faulkner, first published in 1930, "As I Lay Dying" is the story of the death of Addie Bundren and her family's quest to honor her last wish to be buried in the nearby town of Jefferson.

A Madea Christmas (2013)
Mark8 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersTeachers, Farmers
PlaceSmall cities
TimeNew Year
StyleTo cry

Madea dispenses her unique form of holiday spirit on rural town when she's coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas.

At Any Price (2012)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama
CharactersFarmers, Dogs
PlotInvestigation, Death, Dancing, Motorcycles, Money, Basketball
StyleSoulful, Atmospheric

Set in the competitive world of modern agriculture, ambitious Henry Whipple wants his rebellious son Dean to help expand his family’s farming empire. However, Dean has his sights set on becoming a professional race car driver. When a high-stakes investigation into their business is exposed, father and son are pushed into an unexpected situation that threatens the family's entire livelihood.

The Fifth Season (2012)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.9)
Genredrama, detective
CountryBelgium, Netherlands, France
CharactersGiants, Farmers
PlaceVillage, Nature

Villagers find their situation growing increasingly desperate when their community becomes engulfed in an endless winter.

Outside Satan (2011)
Markimdb: 6.4
CharactersDogs, Deer, Farmers
PlotWeapon, Death, Loneliness
PlaceSea, Village, Nature

Along the Côte d'Opale, near a hamlet, with its dunes and marshes, lives a mysterious wanderer from nowhere who struggles along, poaches, prays and builds fires...

Black Bread (2010)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.9)
Genredrama, crime
CountrySpain, France
StyleAtmospheric, Depressive, Disturbing

In the harsh post-war years' Catalan countryside, Andreu, a child that belongs to the losing side, finds the corpses of a man and his son in the forest. The authorities want his father to be made responsible of the deaths, but Andreu tries to help his father by finding out who truly killed them. In this search, Andreu develops a moral consciousness against a world of adults fed by lies. In order to survive, he betrays his own roots and ends up finding out the monster that lives within him.

Peepli Live (2010)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama
PlaceIndia, Asia
StyleSmart, Fancy

Natha a poor farmer from Peepli village in the heart of rural India is about to lose his plot of land due to an unpaid bank loan. A quick fix to the problem is the a government program that aids the families of indebted farmers who have committed suicide. As a means of survival Farmer Natha can choose to die. His brother is happy to push him towards this unique 'honour' but Natha is reluctant. Local elections are around the corner and what might have been another unnoticed event turns into a 'cause celebre' with everyone wanting a piece of the action. Political bigwigs, high-ranking bureaucrats, local henchmen and the ever-zealous media descend upon sleepy Peepli to stake their claim. The question on everyone's lips - "Will he or Won't he?" As the mania escalates, nobody seems to care how Natha really feels.

Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon, crime
CharactersFoxes, Farmers, Thieves, Family, Heroes, Dogs, Friends

The Fantastic Mr. Fox bored with his current life, plans a heist against the three local farmers. The farmers, tired of sharing their chickens with the sly fox, seek revenge against him and his family.

A Town Called Panic (2009)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryBelgium, Luxembourg, France
CharactersCowboys, Friends, Horses, Animals, Farmers
PlaceVillage, Parallel worlds
StyleLight, Fancy

Animated plastic toys like Cowboy, Indian and Horse have problems, too. Cowboy and Indian's plan to surprise Horse with a homemade birthday gift backfires when they destroy his house instead. Surreal adventures take over as the trio travel to the center of the earth, trek across frozen tundra and discover a parallel underwater universe. With panic a permanent feature of life in this papier mâché town, will Horse and his girlfriend ever be alone?

Charlie & Boots (2009)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure
PlotTravel, Dancing, Depression, Funeral
PlaceAustralia, Aircraft, Beach

Paul Hogan plays Charlie McFarland and Shane Jacobson plays his estranged son, Boots. After a family tragedy Charlie and Boots try and put their differences aside and head off on the road trip of a lifetime - from regional Victoria to the Cape York Peninsula - they overcome many challenges to reach their dream - to fish off the northern most tip of Australia.

The Cottage (2008)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersTeens, Hired assassins, Gangsters, Farmers
PlotHostage, Chase
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, For men

In a remote part of the countryside, a bungled kidnapping turns into a living nightmare for four central characters when they cross paths with a psychopathic farmer and all hell breaks loose.

You Are So Beautiful (2005)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersDogs, Rabbits, Farmers
StyleSmart, Touching

Aymé Pigrenet, a recently widowed farmer, is eager to find a new wife to help him run his farm. Desperate, he seeks the aid of a local matchmaker who suggest that he go to Romania to find a new wife. There he meets Elena.

Aaltra (2004)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryBelgium, France
CharactersFarmers, Friends, Cats, Thieves, Losers, Disabled people, Bikers
PlotDancing, Motorcycles, Travel
PlaceTrains, Beach

In this pitch black comedy the rivalry between two neighbors escalates into an all out war. Through a maintenance error on a tractor they both end up, paralyzed, in a wheelchair. It seems they are doomed to stay together. They no longer focus their rage on each other but on the manufacturer of the tractor, in Helsinki. So get ready for a hilarious wheelchair road movie.

Kamikaze Girls (2004)
Markimdb: 7.2
CharactersTeens, Friends, Losers, Farmers
StyleGothic, Fancy

Momoko is an ordinary girl, living an ordinary life. Ordinary, that is, if you define ordinary as wearing elaborate lolita dresses from the Rococo period in 18th Century France. However, when punk girl and self-styled 'Yanki' Ichiko comes calling, her days as 'ordinary' are most certainly numbered...

Chicken Run (2000)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7)
Genrecomedy, family, cartoon
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, France
CharactersAnimals, Farmers, Chickens, Heroes, Friends, Family
PlotAdventure, Freedom, Success
StyleLight, Exciting

Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Rocky the american rooster and Ginger the chicken decide to rebel against the evil Mr. and Mrs. Tweedy, the farm's owners. Rocky and Ginger lead their fellow chickens in a great escape from the murderous farmers and their farm of doom.

Animal Farm (1999)
Mark5 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, family
CharactersChickens, Pigs, Dogs, Farmers, Family, Heroes, Horses
PlotRevolution, Political, Uprising
PlaceVillage, Russia
StyleBy books

An animated film from 1999 based on the famous novel by George Orwell. Animals on a farm lead a revolution against the farmers to put their destiny in their own hands. However this revolution eats their own children and they cannot avoid corruption.

Babe (1995)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryAustralia, USA
CharactersCats, Dogs, Horses, Farmers, Family
PlotRivalry, Mystery, Fear
StyleTouching, Soulful, To cry, Cute

Babe is a little pig who doesn't quite know his place in the world. With a bunch of odd friends, like Ferdinand the duck who thinks he is a rooster and Fly the dog he calls mum, Babe realises that he has the makings to become the greatest sheep pig of all time, and Farmer Hogget knows it. With the help of the sheep dogs, Babe learns that a pig can be anything that he wants to be.