Matewan

DVD
Published 2019
Item Details
Summary:

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.

ISBN:
9781681436531
Edition:
Director-approved two-disc special edition.
Description:
2 videodiscs (133 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical surround Dolby Digital mono
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
MPAA rating: PG-13.
Other Title:
Matewan (Motion picture) [DVD].
Notes:
Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
Special features: Taudio commentary featuring Sayles and cinematographer Haskell Wexler, new documentary on making of the film, new interview with composer, new program on the film's production design, trailer, plus: an essay by critic A.S. Hamrah.
Chris Cooper, James Earl Jones, Mary McDonnell, Will Oldham, David Strathairn.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
For private home use only.
In English with English subtitles ; Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Contents:
Disc 1. Matewan (DVD).
Disc 2. Bonus disc (DVD).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
CC3081DDVD
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