A wrenching historical drama that recounts the true story of a West Virginia coal town where the local miners' 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.
Criterion collection ; 999
Criterion collection ; 999 DVD.
Strikes and lockouts -- Coal mining -- Fiction.
West Virginia -- Race relations -- Fiction.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Jones, James Earl, actor.
McDonnell, Mary, actor.
Oldham, Will, actor.
Sayles, John, 1950- screenwriter, film director.