Field of Dreams ells the story of Ray Kinsella, an Iowa farmer who, after hearing a mysterious voice utter the phrase, “If you build it, they will come,” is inspired to build a baseball diamond in his cornfield. This enigmatic act soon brings forth legendary baseball figures from the past, including Shoeless Joe Jackson, leading Ray on an unexpected journey of redemption and self-discovery.

The narrative seamlessly intertwines themes of father-son reconciliation, the magic of baseball, and the pursuit of dreams, even against skepticism. Its powerful emotional core and the blending of the fantastical with the everyday have earned the film its status as one of the most iconic baseball dramas and a testament to the resilience of the human spirit.

Field of Dreams | May 5, 1989 (United States) 7.5
Director: Phil Alden RobinsonWriter: W.P. Kinsella, Phil Alden RobinsonStars: Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, Ray LiottaSummary: Iowa farmer Ray Kinsella is inspired by a voice he can't ignore to pursue a dream he can hardly believe. Supported by his wife, Ray begins the quest by turning his ordinary cornfield into a place where dreams can come true.


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