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Harlan County U.S.A. (1976) Movie Information

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957

Avg. Rating:

3.04/4

# of Ratings:

24

Genres:

Documentary

Rating:

PG-13

Language:

English

Theater Date:

10/15/1976

Director:

Barbara Kopple

Actors:

Billy G. Williams
Basil Collins
Lawrence Jones
W.A. 'Tony' Boyle
Ken Yablonski
Arnold Miller

 

 

 

 

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Plot Outline:

About a coal miners' strike against the Brookside Mine of the Eastover Mining Company in Harlan County, Kentucky in June, 1973. -- Florencia

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Allison 05/11/2008 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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3/4 

An interesting look at coalminers in America who wage a strike. The use of music is interesting. It features "O Death" which can also be found in the movie "O Brother Where Art Thou."

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Florencia 09/06/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Grass roots organizing, the interactions between the miners and the community, the strong role women played in the strike, the tensions between the strikers and the Mine owners are some of the strong points of this film. Barbara Kopple goes to live with them, so she's able to show us their daily struggles.

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