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Title Matewan [videorecording] / [presented by] Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery in association with Goldcrest ; a Red Dog Films production.

Published [Los Angeles, CA] : Evergreen Entertainment, 1996.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Law media - Reserve  PN1995.9.L28 M38 1996 VHS     AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videocassette (VHS) (142 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Note VHS.
Chris Cooper, James Earl Jones, Mary McDonnell, Will Oldham.
Music, Mason Daring ; editor, Sonya Polonsky ; director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; producers, Peggy Rajski, Maggie Renzi ; writer/director, John Sayles.
Originally released as motion picture in 1987.
Stereo.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Not rated.
"October Films."
Summary A labor leader seeking to organize the workers of a company town sets off a powderkeg of racial hostility, corruption and betrayal in this tale of the bitter clash between unionist miners and the tyrannical coal company owners in West Virginia in the 1920's.
Subject Videorecording
Coal Strike, W. Va., 1920-1921 -- Drama.
Strikes and lockouts -- Coal mining -- West Virginia -- Drama.
Coal mines and mining -- West Virginia -- Drama.
Coal mines and mining -- Labor unions -- Organizing -- Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Author Sayles, John, 1950-
Cooper, Chris.
Jones, James Earl.
McDonnell, Mary.
Oldham, Will.
Cinecom Entertainment Group.
Film Gallery.
Goldcrest Films International.
Red Dog Films.
Evergreen Entertainment (Firm)
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