Act of Vengeance

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is about the 1986 TV movie. For the 2010 movie with similar U.S. title, see Five Minarets in New York.
Act of Vengeance
Genre Biography
Distributed by HBO
Directed by John Mackenzie
Produced by Anthony Kramreither
Written by Trevor Armbrister
Scott Spencer
Starring Charles Bronson
Ellen Burstyn
Keanu Reeves
Wilford Brimley
Music by Frankie Miller
Cinematography Phil Meheux
Editing by Malcolm Cooke
Steve Singleton
Production company Frank Konigsberg Productions
Lorimar Telepictures
HBO Premiere Films
Telepictures Productions
Telepix Canada Corp.
Country United States
Language English
Original channel HBO
Release date April 21, 1986
Running time 95 minutes

Act of Vengeance is a 1986 television movie starring Charles Bronson, Ellen Burstyn, and Keanu Reeves.


The movie is based on the book, Act of Vengeance by Trevor Armbrister, a fact-based story about the corruption that occurred during the United Mine Workers' presidential elections in 1969. It premiered on April 21, 1986. The film also portrayed the murder of Joseph "Jock" Yablonski.


See also[edit]

External links[edit]