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The Resource Matewan, Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery in association with Goldcrest present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles, (videorecording)

Matewan, Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery in association with Goldcrest present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles, (videorecording)

Label
Matewan
Title
Matewan
Statement of responsibility
Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery in association with Goldcrest present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A labor leader seeking to organize the workers of a company town sets off a powderkeg of racial hostility, corruption and betrayal in this tale of the bitter clash between unionist miners and the tyrannical coal company owners in West Virginia in the 1920's
Cataloging source
IOJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Mason Daring ; editor, Sonya Polonsky ; director of photography, Haskell Wexler
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Chris Cooper, James Earl Jones, Mary McDonnell, Will Oldham, David Strathairn, Ken Jenkins, Kevin Tighe, John Sayles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1951-
  • 1940-
  • 1948-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rajski, Peggy
  • Renzi, Maggie
  • Sayles, John
  • Cooper, Chris
  • Jones, James Earl
  • McDonnell, Mary
  • Oldham, Will
  • Strathairn, David
  • Jenkins, Ken
  • Clapp, Gordon
  • Tighe, Kevin
  • Cinecom Entertainment Group
  • Film Gallery
  • Goldcrest Films International
  • RedDog (Firm)
  • Séville Pictures
Runtime
135
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coal Strike, W. Va., 1920-1921
  • Coal miners
  • Labor unions
Technique
live action
Label
Matewan, Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery in association with Goldcrest present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Bonus features includes bios, trailer, and trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
318339273
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen presentation
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212206139
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
7581DV
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)318339273
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0; 16 x 9 widescreen presentation (1.85:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Matewan, Cinecom Entertainment Group and Film Gallery in association with Goldcrest present a Red Dog Films production ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Maggie Renzi ; written and directed by John Sayles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Bonus features includes bios, trailer, and trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
318339273
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen presentation
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212206139
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
7581DV
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)318339273
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 2.0; 16 x 9 widescreen presentation (1.85:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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