Harlan County War (film)

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for the 1931 labor dispute see Harlan County War

Harlan County War (2000) is a television film directed by Tony Bill and written by Peter Silverman.

Plot[edit]

A Kentucky woman whose mine-worker husband is nearly killed in a cave-in, and whose father is slowly dying of black lung, joins the picket lines for a long, violent strike.

Principal cast[edit]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Emmy Awards

  • Outstanding Actress Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (Hunter, nominated)

Golden Globe Awards

  • Best Actress - Miniseries or Television Film (Hunter, nominated)

Satellite Awards

  • Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film (Hunter, nominated)

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