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Matewan(1987)

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Brief Synopsis

Historical drama about the coal miners' strike in Matewan, West Virginia in the 1920s.

Cast & Crew

John Sayles Director
Ken Jenkins Sephus
Mary Mcdonnell Elma Radnor
Bob Gunton C E Lively
James Earl Jones "Few Clothes" Johnson
Kevin Tighe Hickey
Josh Mostel Mayor Cabell Testerman
Nancy Mette Bridey Mae
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MPAA Ratings:  PG-13 Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1987 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  Cinecom International Films
Sound:  Production Co:  Cinecom International Films .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Goldcrest Films International .....Production Company, Cinecom International Films .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, .....Domestic Video Distributor, .....Public Relations
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • Best movie yet on this region

    Stephanie 2013-05-29

    My family is from this region, I grew up listening to stories on the coal wars. This movie captures many aspects of this culture, and captures them well. I... MORE>

  • Matewan

    Stan Strom 2013-04-07

    Very good show, documentary. WOuld like to have a copy for my collection. MORE>