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Title Norma Rae [videorecording] / screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Tamara Asseyev and Alex Rose ; directed by Martin Ritt ; produced and released by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.

Imprint Bevery Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2001].

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 GDL Central Library DVD    NOR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1979.
Special features (27 min.): "Backstory : 'Norma Rae'" featurette (24 min.); original theatrical trailer (3 min.).
Credits Director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; edited by Sidney Levin ; music, David Shire.
Cast Sally Field, Ron Leibman, Beau Bridges, Pat Hingle, Barbara Baxley, Gail Strickland.
Summary Norma Rae, a textile worker in a small Southern town, discovers that she has a social conscience when a labor organizer arrives at her mill to establish a union.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen format (2.35:1); Dolby Digital.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Field), 1979
Subject Women textile workers -- Drama.
Labor unions -- Organizing -- Drama.
Textile workers -- Labor unions -- Drama.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Ravetch, Irving.
Frank, Harriet.
Asseyev, Tamara.
Rose, Alexandra, 1946-
Ritt, Martin, 1914-1990.
Field, Sally.
Leibman, Ron.
Bridges, Beau.
Hingle, Pat.
Baxley, Barbara.
Strickland, Gail.
Alonzo, John A., 1934-2001.
Levin, Sidney.
Shire, David.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543013747 51
Music No. 2001374 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

 
    
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