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Title Matewan [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / written and directed by John Sayles.

Edition Director apporved Blu-ray ed.
Imprint [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2019.
Publication Info. [United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F MATEWA    DUE 02-28-24
 Nichols Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F MATEWA    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (133 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet (1 page : color illustrations ; folded to 17 cm.)
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optical rdarm
video file rdaft
region A rdare
Motion pictures lcgft
Series Criterion collection ; 999.
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
Rating : PG-13
Cast Chris Cooper, James Earl Jones, Mary McDonnell, Will Oldham, David Strathairn.
System Details Blu-ray, wide screen (1.85:1); requires Blu-ray player.
Language Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Audience Rating: PG-13.
Summary A wrenching historical drama that recounts the true story of a West Virginia coal town where the local miners2 struggle to form a union rose to the pitch of all-out war in 1920. Written and directed by John Sayles, this film issues an impassioned cry for justice that still resounds today.
Subject Coal Strike, W. Va., 1920-1921 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Strikes and lockouts -- Coal mining -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Race relations -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Coal Strike (West Virginia : 1920-1921) -- Videodiscs.
West Virginia -- Videodiscs.
Chronological Term 1920-1921 -- Videodiscs.
Genre Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Sayles, John, 1950- screenwriter, film director.
Cooper, Chris, 1951- actor.
Jones, James Earl, actor.
McDonnell, Mary, actor.
Oldham, Will, actor.
Criterion (Firm), film distributor.
ISBN 9781681436524
Standard No. 715515236010
Music No. CC3080BD The Criterion Collection
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