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Author: John SaylesMaggie RenziPeggy RajskiChris CooperMary McDonnellAll authors
Publisher: [Montreal, Quebec, Canada] : Seville Pictures, [2002?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A labor leader seeking to organize the workers of a company town sets off a powder keg 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 1920s.
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Genre/Form: Historical films
Fiction films
Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Sayles; Maggie Renzi; Peggy Rajski; Chris Cooper; Mary McDonnell; Will Oldham; David Strathairn; Ken Jenkins; Kevin Tighe; Gordon Clapp; Bob Gunton; Jace Alexander; Joe Grifasi; Nancy Mette; Jo Henderson; Josh Mostel; Gary McCleery; Tom Wright; Michael Preston; Tom Carlin; Jenni Cline; Michael Mantell; James Earl Jones; Mason Daring; Cynthia Flynt; Nora Chavooshian; Sonya Polonsky; Haskell Wexler; Dan Bishop; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer,; Cinecom International Films,; Cinecom Entertainment Group,; Film Gallery,; Goldcrest Films International,; RedDog (Firm),; Séville Pictures,
OCLC Number: 318339273
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Bonus features: Trailer; Bios (cast & crew); Trailer gallery.
Credits: Music, Mason Daring ; costume designer, Cynthia Flynt ; production designer, Nora Chavooshian ; editor, Sonya Polonsky ; director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; art director, Dan Bishop.
Cast: Chris Cooper, Mary McDonnell, Will Oldham, David Strathairn, Ken Jenkins, Kevin Tighe, Gordon Clapp, Bob Gunton, Jace Alexander, Joe Grifasi, Nancy Mette, Jo Henderson, Josh Mostel, Gary McCleery, Maggie Renzi, Tom Wright, Michael Preston, Tom Carlin, Jenni Cline, Michael A. Mantel, James Earl Jones.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; region1; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Other Titles: Matewan (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Les Films Seville Pictures ; Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Cinecom International Films ; Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery in association with Goldcrest present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles.

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A labor leader seeking to organize the workers of a company town sets off a powder keg 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 1920s.

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