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Kentucky Woman (1983)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  11 January 1983 (USA)
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A woman faces harassment and humiliation when she goes to work as a coal miner to support her small son and ailing dad.

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Maggie Telford
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Luke Telford
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Ward Elkins
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Roger Varney
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Lorna Whateley
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Spinner Limbaugh
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Deke Cullover
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Fred Obermeyer
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Andy Telford
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Amos
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Reverend Palkstater
Nancy Vawter ...
Aunt Minnifer
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Lukash
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Fred Humphries
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A woman faces harassment and humiliation when she goes to work as a coal miner to support her small son and ailing dad.

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Filmed in Paintsville, Kentucky, and at a coal mine in Martin County, Kentucky (Martin County Coal Corporation, Massey Energy). When the movie was in production, the title was listed as "Mantrip," which is the name of the low-riding vehicle that carries miners into the mines. See more »

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I truly Love this Movie , and would Love to see it on DVD. It provides an excellent view of A Single woman trying to provide for her family dealing with the discontent of her being A Woman going to work in an all male place in A rural Community ,where this is not suppose to happen.Where going against the establishment , Against these rural Ideas that have been around since the beginning of time is just not suppose to happen , and yet Cheryl Ladd plays an Excellent role of A person that does just that , and dealing with all of the prejudices in the situation overcomes everything to get the job done . Was an excellent role for Cheryl Ladd , to get away from the Charlies Angels role that had her stereotyped .


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