An immigrant coal miner finds himself in the middle of a bitter labor dispute between the workers and the mine owners.
Did You Know?
Michael A. Musmanno
's story, "Jan Volkanik", may have been unpublished when this film was released, but it was published as a novel in 1966 with the title "Black Fury". Harry R. Irving
's play, "Bohunk" was unproduced and possibly unpublished. See more
At c. 24 minutes Joe is counting out his money, but he is inconceivably inaccurate. After counting to 68 dollars he places two further bills on the table and counts "73" out loud. A few moments later he counts up to 75 dollars, but, after four more bills have been placed in front of him he announces "76" dollars as his total. See more
Referenced in Cain and Mabel
Why Do I Dream Those Dreams?
Music by Harry Warren
Played on piano in bar during scene where men challenge Radek See more