• Drama
    Historical Drama
    History
  • Rated: PG-13,12
  • Director: John Sayles, Matia Karrell
  • Writer: John Sayles
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Matewan (/ˈmeɪtwɒn/) is a 1987 American drama film written and directed by John Sayles, and starring Chris Cooper (in his film debut), James Earl Jones, Mary McDonnell and Will Oldham, with David Strathairn, Kevin Tighe and Gordon Clapp in supporting roles. The film dramatizes the events of the Battle of Matewan, a coal miners' strike in 1920 in Matewan, a small town in the hills of West Virginia.
  • Drama
    Historical Drama
    History
  • Rated: PG-13,12
  • Director: John Sayles, Matia Karrell
  • Writer: John Sayles

  • Chris Cooper
    Will Oldham
    James Earl Jones
    Mary Mcdonnell
    Bob Gunton
    Kevin Tighe
    Gordon Clapp
    Joshua Mostel
    Joseph Grifasi
    Maggie Renzi
    David Strathairn
    Ken Jenkins
    John Sayles
    Josh Mostel
    Jace Alexander

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  • (1987)

  • Drama
    Historical Drama
    History
  • Rated: PG-13,12
  • Director: John Sayles, Matia Karrell
  • Writer: John Sayles
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Synopsis

Matewan (/ˈmeɪtwɒn/) is a 1987 American drama film written and directed by John Sayles, and starring Chris Cooper (in his film debut), James Earl Jones, Mary McDonnell and Will Oldham, with David Strathairn, Kevin Tighe and Gordon Clapp in supporting roles. The film dramatizes the events of the Battle of Matewan, a coal miners' strike in 1920 in Matewan, a small town in the hills of West Virginia.

Starring
  • Chris Cooper
    Will Oldham
    James Earl Jones
    Mary Mcdonnell
    Bob Gunton
    Kevin Tighe
    Gordon Clapp
    Joshua Mostel
    Joseph Grifasi
    Maggie Renzi
    David Strathairn
    Ken Jenkins
    John Sayles
    Josh Mostel
    Jace Alexander