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Release Date: December 14, 1983

Year    :   1983
Slogan    :   «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.»
Genres    :   Drama, Thriller
Production Companies    :   ABC Pictures
Director    :   Mike Nichols
Producers    :   Michael Hausman, Mike Nichols, Mary Goldberg, Larry Cano, Buzz Hirsch, Richard Brick, Joel Tuber, Tom Stovall, Herb Jellinek
Writers    :   Nora Ephron, Alice Arlen
RunTime    :   131 mins.
Budget    :   10000000
Revenue    :   35600000

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.

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