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Silkwood (1983)

R
131 min | Biography, Drama, History

A worker at a plutonium processing plant is purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing worker safety violations at the plant.
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Miroslav Ondrícek (as Miroslav Ondricek)
Casting Director
Production Designer
Patrizia von Brandenstein (as Patrizia Von Brandenstein)
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$ 10,000,000
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$ 1,218,322
Gross (USA)
$ 35,615,609
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Release date
Jan 27, 1984 (United States)

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Meryl Streep
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Kurt Russell
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Cher
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Craig T. Nelson
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Diana Scarwid
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Fred Ward
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Ron Silver
Paul Stone Paul Stone   See fewer
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Charles Hallahan
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Josef Sommer
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Sudie Bond
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Henderson Forsythe
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Bruce McGill
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J.C. Quinn
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Richard Hamilton
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Les Lannom
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M. Emmet Walsh
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Michael Bond
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Anthony Fernandez
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Betty Harper
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Tess Harper
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7.2 / 10 | 15,972 votes