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Uniform Title Silkwood (Motion picture)
Title Silkwood / ABC Motion Pictures presents a Mike Nichols film ; written by Nora Ephron & Alice Arlen ; produced by Mike Nichols and Michael Hausman ; directed by Mike Nichols.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD SILKWOOD    Check Shelf
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (131 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series MGM DVD
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital mono; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation.
Cast Meryl Streep, Kurt Russell, Cher, Craig T. Nelson, Diana Scarwid, Fred Ward, Ron Silver.
Credits Director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; editor, Sam O'Steen; music, Georges Delerue.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1983.
Special features: original theatrical trailer.
Audience Rated R.
Summary Karen Silkwood becomes contaminated with plutonium at her job, voices her protest at the indifference and denial of her company, and becomes a threat to the entire nuclear industry and the government agencies that monitor it. Based on a true story.
Language In English with English, French, and Spanish subtitles available; closed captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Silkwood, Karen, 1946-1974 -- Drama.
Kerr-McGee Nuclear Corporation -- Drama.
Plutonium -- Safety regulations -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Nichols, Mike.
Ephron, Nora.
Arlen, Alice.
Hausman, Michael.
Delerue, Georges, 1925-1992.
Streep, Meryl.
Russell, Kurt.
Cher, 1946-
Nelson, Craig T.
Scarwid, Diana, 1955-
Ward, Fred, 1942-2022
Silver, Ron, 1946-2009.
O'Steen, Sam, 1923-2000.
ABC Motion Pictures.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN 0792858492
Standard No. 027616896605
Music No. 1005339 MGM Home Entertainment
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