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Field of Dreams (21-Apr-1989)

Director: Phil Alden Robinson

Writer: Phil Alden Robinson

Based on a book: Shoeless Joe by W. P. Kinsella

Music Composed by: James Horner

Producers: Lawrence Gordon; Charles Gordon

Keywords: Sports Drama, Baseball

Corn farmer Ray Kinsella hears a voice in his cornfield, "If you build it, he will come." Kinsella builds a baseball diamond (with bleachers) in the field. Shoeless Joe Jackson, now-deceased ballplayer banned from baseball since the 1919 Black Sox Scandal, returns to play. Among Costner's best roles. Received Oscar nominations for Best Picture, Best Adaptation and Best Original Score.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Timothy Busfield
12-Jun-1957   thirtysomething
Kevin Costner
18-Jan-1955   Dances with Wolves
Lee Garlington
20-Jul-1953   Brenda Baxworth on Everwood
Gaby Hoffmann
8-Jan-1982   Field of Dreams
James Earl Jones
17-Jan-1931   Voice of Darth Vader and CNN
Burt Lancaster
2-Nov-1913 20-Oct-1994 Elmer Gantry
Ray Liotta
18-Dec-1954   Goodfellas
Amy Madigan
11-Sep-1950   Places in the Heart
Anne Seymour
11-Sep-1909 8-Dec-1988 Character actress
Frank Whaley
20-Jul-1963   The Jimmy Show


Kevin Costner   ...   Ray Kinsella
Amy Madigan   ...   Annie Kinsella
Gaby Hoffmann   ...   Karin Kinsella
Ray Liotta   ...   Shoeless Joe Jackson
Timothy Busfield   ...   Mark
James Earl Jones   ...   Terence Mann
Burt Lancaster   ...   Dr. "Moonlight" Graham
Frank Whaley   ...   Archie Graham
Dwier Brown   ...   John Kinsella
James Andelin   ...   Feed Store Farmer
Mary Anne Kean   ...   Feed Store Lady
Fern Persons   ...   Annie's Mother
Kelly Coffield   ...   Dee, Mark's Wife
Michael Milhoan   ...   Buck Weaver (3B)
Steve Eastin   ...   Eddie Cicotte (P)
Charles Hoyes   ...   Swede Risberg (C)
Art LaFleur   ...   Chick Gandil (1B)
Lee Garlington   ...   Beulah, the Angry PTA Mother
Mike Nussbaum   ...   Principal
Larry Brandenburg   ...   PTA Heckler
Mary McDonald Gershon   ...   PTA Heckler
Robert Kurcz   ...   PTA Heckler
Don John Ross   ...   Boston Butcher
Bea Fredman   ...   Boston Yenta
Geoffrey Nauffts   ...   Boston Pump Jockey
Anne Seymour   ...   Chisolm Newspaper Publisher
C. George Biasi   ...   First Man in Bar
Howard Sherf   ...   Second Man in Bar
Joseph Ryan   ...   Third Man in Bar
Joe Glasberg   ...   Customer
Additional Ballplayers
Mark Danker   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Frank Dardis   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Jim Doty   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Mike Goad   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Jay Hemond   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Mike Hodge   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Steve Jenkins   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Terry Kelleher   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Ron Lucas   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Fred Martin   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Curt McWilliams   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Jude Milbert   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Steve Olberding   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Gene Potts   ...   Additional Ballplayer
James Rogh   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Paul Scherrman   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Dale Till   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Tom Vogel   ...   Additional Ballplayer
Brian Frankish   ...   Clean Shaven Umpire
Jeffrey Neal Silverman   ...   Clean Shaven Centerfielder
The Voice   ...   Himself


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