Silkwood (1983)


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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Movie Score: 7/10 from 130 votes
Release Date: 1983-12-14
Status: Released
Run time: 131 min / 2:11
Production Studio : ABC Pictures
Production Country: United States of America
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Silkwood Casts

Meryl Streep
as Karen Silkwood
Kurt Russell
as Drew Stephens
as Dolly Pelliker
Craig T. Nelson
as Winston
Fred Ward
as Morgan
Diana Scarwid
as Angela
Ron Silver
as Paul Stone
Charles Hallahan
as Earl Lapin
Josef Sommer
as Max Richter
Sudie Bond
as Thelma Rice
Henderson Forsythe
as Quincy Bissell
E. Katherine Kerr
as Gilda Schultz
Bruce McGill
as Mace Hurley
David Strathairn
as Wesley
J. C. Quinn
as Curtis Schultz
Kent Broadhurst
as Carl
Richard Hamilton
as Georgie
Les Lannom
as Jimmy
M. Emmet Walsh
as Walt Yarborough
Graham Jarvis
as Doctor at Union Meeting
James Rebhorn
as Los Alamos Doctor
Ray Baker
as Pete Dawson

Silkwood Crew

Directing Mike Nichols Director
Writing Nora Ephron Screenplay
Writing Alice Arlen Screenplay
Production Larry Cano Executive Producer
Production Michael Hausman Producer
Production Buzz Hirsch Executive Producer
Production Mike Nichols Producer
Sound Georges Delerue Original Music Composer
Camera Miroslav Ondříček Director of Photography
Editing Sam O'Steen Editor
Art Patrizia von Brandenstein Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Ann Roth Costume Design
Production Mary Goldberg Casting
Sound Tom Fleischman Sound Re-Recording Mixer