Silkwood (1983)

R 12/14/1983 (US) DramaThriller 2h 11m

On November 13, 1974, Karen Silkwood, an employee of a nuclear facility, left to meet with a reporter from the New York Times. She never got there.

Overview

The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant worker safety violations at the plant.

  1. Mike Nichols

    Director

  2. Nora Ephron

    Screenplay

  3. Alice Arlen

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Meryl Streep

    Meryl Streep

    Karen Silkwood

  2. Kurt Russell

    Kurt Russell

    Drew Stephens

  3. Cher

    Cher

    Dolly Pelliker

  4. Craig T. Nelson

    Craig T. Nelson

    Winston

  5. Fred Ward

    Fred Ward

    Morgan

  6. Diana Scarwid

    Diana Scarwid

    Angela

  7. Ron Silver

    Ron Silver

    Paul Stone

  8. Charles Hallahan

    Charles Hallahan

    Earl Lapin

  9. Josef Sommer

    Josef Sommer

    Max Richter

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Full Cast & Crew

Silkwood
Silkwood

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -

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