Norma Rae (1979)

PG 03/02/1979 (US) Drama 1h 50m

The story of a woman with the courage to risk everything for what she believes is right.


Norma Rae is a southern textile worker employed in a factory with intolerable working conditions. This concern about the situation gives her the gumption to be the key associate to a visiting labor union organizer. Together, they undertake the difficult, and possibly dangerous, struggle to unionize her factory.

  1. Martin Ritt


  2. Harriet Frank Jr.


  3. Irving Ravetch


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  1. Sally Field

    Sally Field

    Norma Rae

  2. Beau Bridges

    Beau Bridges


  3. Ron Leibman

    Ron Leibman


  4. Pat Hingle

    Pat Hingle


  5. Barbara Baxley

    Barbara Baxley


  6. Gail Strickland

    Gail Strickland

    Bonnie Mae

  7. Morgan Paull

    Morgan Paull

    Wayne Billings

  8. Robert Broyles

    Sam Bolen

  9. John Calvin

    Ellis Harper

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Norma Rae
Norma Rae

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $4,500,000.00

Revenue $22,228,000.00


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