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Year: 1979

Original Title: Norma Rae

Country: USA

Length: 114 minutes

Genre: Drama

Studios: 20th Century Fox

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

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Release Dates

United States: March 02 1979

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Plot

'Norma Rae' is a 1979 drama movie directed by Martin Ritt, based on true events, which tells the process of political consciousness of a woman and her discover and compromise with labor unions and their fight. Norma Rae is a textile factory worker from the south of United States of America. After her husband's death, Norma goes through very difficult times in her life and she comes back to her parent's home. Her life changes upside down when a New York union leader comes to the city and tries to create an union in Norma's factory. She will join the union's laboral fight and she will be married again to a colleague. Norma will have to face big difficulties in order to carry forward her factory's union.

Awards

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Academy Awards (Oscars)Academy Awards (Oscars)
1980
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Director

Cast Norma Rae

Ron Leibman

Reuben

Morgan Paull

Wayne Billings

Pat Hingle

Vernon

Sally Field

Norma Rae

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Trivia Norma Rae

When Norma Rae struggles not to be put into the police car, Sally Field struggled so hard that she broke the rib of an actor playing one of the policemen. The film is based on a real-life union organizing campaign at North Carolina, and Norma Rae is based on Crystal Lee Sutton. Marsha Mason, Jane Fonda, Faye Dunaway, and Jill Clayburgh were considered for the title role.

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