Norma Rae is a 1979 American drama film that tells the story of a factory worker from a small town in North Carolina, who becomes involved in the labor union activities at the textile factory where she works. The film stars Sally Field in the titular role, Beau Bridges as Norma Rae's husband, Sonny, and Ron Leibman as union organizer Reuben Warshowsky. The movie was written by Harriet Frank, Jr. and Irving Ravetch, and was directed by Martin Ritt. It is based on the true story of Crystal Lee Sutton , which was told in the 1975 book Crystal Lee, a Woman of Inheritance by New York Times...
|Release date:||March 2, 1979|
|Directed by:||Martin Ritt|
|Producer:||Alexandra Rose, Tamara Asseyev|
|Music by:||David Shire|
|Cinematography:||John A. Alonzo|
|Screenplay by:||Harriet Frank Jr., Irving Ravetch|