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1 October Sky (1999)

The true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes.

7.8/10 52,640
2 How Green Was My Valley (1941)

At the turn of the century in a Welsh mining village, the Morgans (he stern, she gentle) raise coal-mining sons and hope their youngest will find a better life.

7.9/10 12,682
3 Wicked Little Things (2006)

Karen, Sarah, and Emma Tunney are all moving to a small town in Pennsylvania where, unknown to them, in 1913, a horrid mine accident trapped dozens of children alive, underground. But there's a problem. They're still alive.

5.1/10 5,791
4 Germinal (1993)

In mid-nineteenth-century northern France, a coal mining town's workers are exploited by the mine's owner. One day, they decide to go on strike, and the authorities repress them.

7.1/10 2,890
5 Salt of the Earth (1954)

Based on an actual strike against the Empire Zinc Mine in New Mexico, the film deals with the prejudice against the Mexican-American workers...

7.5/10 1,731
6 The Clairvoyant (1935)

A fake music-hall clairvoyant meets a woman, and suddenly his predictions seem to come true ...

6.7/10 577
7 Das Wunder von Lengede (2003 TV movie) 6.5/10 263
8 Dynamite (1929)

Wealthy Cynthia is in love with not-so-wealthy Roger, who is married to Marcia. The threesome is terribly modern about the situation...

7.1/10 236
9 Kimi ga wakamono nara (1970) 7.2/10 160
10 Cave In (2003 TV movie)

When a cave in threatens the lives of four miners, including a father and son, it becomes a fight for survival. The superintendent (Mimi Rogers) struggles against the ticking clock to save her crew and family from impending doom.

3.8/10 123
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11 Los 33 de San José (2010) 5.3/10 85
12 The Silver Streak (1934) 6.9/10 48
13 Der Uranberg (2010 TV movie) 5.8/10 "  
14 The Buffalo Creek Flood: An Act of Man (1975 documentary short) 5.6/10 47
15 Maverick (1957 TV series)
Episode: Comstock Conspiracy
7.9/10 29
16 Bat Masterson (1958 TV series)
Episode: The Rage of Princess Ann
6.8/10 9
17 Night Ride (1937) 6.1/10 7
18 Poldark (1975 TV series)
Episode: Episode #2.10
7.3/10 "  
19 The Toilers (1928)
20 The Courage of the Common Place (1917)
21 Le feu à la mine (1911 short)
22 Sunday Night (1965 TV series documentary)
Episode: Master Singers: Two Choirs and a Valley
23 The Doctor (1952 TV series)
Episode: Those Who Wait
24 Senghenydd: Portrait of a Mining Town (1966 documentary short)
25 Foreign Intrigue (1951 TV series)
Episode: The Uranium Mine
26 Meeting Again: Remembering the Millfield Mine Disaster (2001 documentary short)

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