Silkwood (DVD)

Directed by Mike Nichols

Release Year: 1983
Running Time: 131
UPC: 7 38329 21515 6
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Drama
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Cast
Meryl Streep
Kurt Russell
Cher
Craig T. Nelson
Fred Ward
Ron Silver
David Strathairn
M. Emmet Walsh
Josef Sommer
Charles Hallahan
Diana Scarwid
Bruce McGill
Tess Harper
Will Patton
Bill Cobb

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Directed by Mike Nichols

The controversial true story that inflamed a nation! Meryl Streep (Still of the Night) stars in this stunning, provocative and daring drama about one woman’s struggle against a huge corporation. Karen Silkwood (Streep) lives a free-spirited existence with two friends, Drew Stephens (Kurt Russell, Death Proof) and Dolly Pelliker (Cher, Moonstruck), who work with her at an Oklahoma nuclear facility. It's only when she discovers she's been exposed to radiation that Karen's conscience awakens, and soon she is digging for evidence of wrongdoing at her company. But her sudden zeal for safer working conditions may come at a high price as she alienates friends and possibly even puts her own life in peril. Excellent direction by Mike Nichols (The Graduate) with a screenplay by Nora Ephron (Sleepless in Seattle) and Alice Arlen (Alamo Bay) and a stellar supporting cast that includes Craig T. Nelson (Poltergeist), Diana Scarwid (Mommie Dearest), Fred Ward (Tremors), Ron Silver (Blue Steel), Charles Hallahan (The Thing), Josef Sommer (Witness), David Strathairn (Limbo), M. Emmet Walsh (Blood Simple), Tess Harper (Tender Mercies) and Will Patton (No Way Out). Nominated for 5 Academy Awards®: Actress (Streep), Supporting Actress (Cher), Director (Nichols), Original Screenplay (Ephron, Arlen) and Editing (Sam O’Steen).


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Interview with Producer Michael Hausman  

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