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Title: Silkwood


Date: 1983
Type: Drama
Rating: 3 Stars 3/5
Colour: Yes
Director: Mike Nichols
Producer:

Comment
Meryl Streep plays Karen Silkwood, worker at a nuclear processing plant, who just before she was about to expose contamination of workers and the environment is mysteriously killed in a car accident. Meryl Streep and Cher both give strong performances in this thought provoking drama

Actors

Meryl StreepMeryl Streep
CherCher
Kurt RussellKurt Russell

Oscars

Nomination Best Actress - Meryl Streep
Nomination Best Supporting Actress - Cher
Nomination Best Director - Mike Nichols
Nomination Screenplay - Nora Ephron

Writer

Nora Ephron
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