Labor leader movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant labor leader movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, thought provoking, rough, captivating and sincere films and TV shows about / with labor leader, labor union, murder, society, police, labor strike, vengeance, fighting the system, gangsters and working class plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres shot in USA, India, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as labor leader: The Great Debaters (2007), Radium Girls (2018), At War (2018), Sun Seekers (1958), Which Way Is Up? (1977), Gupt: The Hidden Truth (1997), Made in Dagenham (2010), Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Magnum Force (1973), The Killer Inside Me (2010).

List of labor leader movies

The Great Debaters (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The true story of a brilliant but politically radical debate team coach who uses the power of words to transform a group of underdog African American college students into an historical powerhouse that took on the Harvard elite.
Style: inspirational, realistic, touching, political, feel good ...
Plot: racism, teacher, debate, professor, college, segregation, mentor, contests and competitions, prejudice, african american, labor union, black american ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: texas, california, oklahoma, manhattan new york city, new york ...
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 6.2
 2K
Radium Girls (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young women toiling in a factory are exposed to hazardous material which takes a disastrous toll on their health.
Style: captivating, disturbing, thought provoking, social, inspirational ...
Plot: factory worker, factory, american history, labor union, social injustice, disgruntled worker, labor movement, workplace problem, civil rights, working class, worker, coworker ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new jersey
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 6.9
 2K
At War (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After promising 1100 employees that they would protect their jobs, the managers of a factory decide to suddenly close up shop. Laurent takes the lead in a fight against this decision.
Style: realistic, captivating, thought provoking, psychological
Plot: strike, labor union, working class, mayor, factory, worker, business manager, class struggle, hard labor, police, struggle, layoff ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
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 6.4
 152
Sun Seekers (1958)
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A socialist story of "atoms for peace" and compulsory labor in an East German uranium mine under Soviet control.
Style: light
Plot: soviet army, uranium, mine, ex nazi, soviet soldier, labor leader, drunkenness, russian, wedding party, ss officer, bar brawl, sun ...
Time: 1940s, year 1949
Place: berlin germany, east germany
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Which Way Is Up? (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Richard Pryor plays three roles - a beleaguered, sex-starved farm worker named Leroy Jones; the farm worker's randy old father Rufus; and the hypocritical town preacher Rev. Lenox Thomas - and Pryor has never been so outrageously funny. The ...
Style: realistic, not serious, feel good, humorous, cult film
Plot: gangsters, labor union, manipulation, prodigy, dishonesty, odd couple, misfit, romance, love and romance, mentally unstable, workplace, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Gupt: The Hidden Truth (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: When Governor Jaisingh Sinha is murdered, the needle of suspicion points towards his estranged son Sahil who has been fighting with his father over the girl he had chosen for him to marry. Sahil is in love with Isha but the governor wanted him to ...
Style: suspense, twist ending, surprise ending, psychological thriller
Plot: psycho, revenge, police officer, childhood sweetheart, stepfather stepson relationship, attempted murder, locket, murder mystery, obsessive love, insanity, birthday party, bounty hunter ...
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Made in Dagenham (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Style: touching, inspirational, factual, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: working class, revolution, gender, politics, discrimination, fighting the system, women, workplace, idealism, protest, injustice, underdog ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1966 ...
Place: england, london, europe, united kingdom, michigan ...
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Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 229 min.
Story: A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.
Style: melancholic, epic, ambiguous ending, atmospheric, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, mafia, friendship, prohibition, rape, betrayal, childhood friend, criminal heroes, gunfight, crimes, flashback ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 1920s, year 1984, 20th century ...
Place: new york, usa, miami, florida
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 7.2
 63K
Magnum Force (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: "Dirty" Harry Callahan is a San Francisco Police Inspector on the trail of a group of rogue cops who have taken justice into their own hands. When shady characters are murdered one after another in grisly fashion, only Dirty Harry can stop ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, intense, harsh, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, serial killer, police corruption, female nudity, police investigation, police detective, police, murder, gangsters, visceral, machismo, dark hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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The Killer Inside Me (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Sweden, Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Deputy Sheriff Lou Ford is a pillar of the community in his small west Texas town, patient and apparently thoughtful. Some people think he is a little slow and maybe boring, but that is the worst they say about him. But then nobody knows about what ...
Style: disturbing, neo noir, surreal, rough, bleak ...
Plot: small town, murder, sadism, psychopath, crimes, serial killer, killer, violence, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), violent, twists and turns ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, austin texas
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Harlan County War (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Kentucky woman whose mine-worker husband is nearly killed in a cave-in, and whose father is slowly dying of black lung disease, joins the picket lines for a long, violent strike.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, realistic, rough, captivating ...
Plot: miner, rebellion, fighting the system, price of justice, against the odds, poverty, society, life is a bitch, ambition, legal, working class, racism ...
Time: 70s
Place: kentucky, appalachia, usa, new york
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 6.4
 8K
F.I.S.T. (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Johnny Kovak joins the Teamsters trade-union in a local chapter in the 1930s and works his way up in the organization. As he climbs higher and higher his methods become more ruthless and finally senator Madison starts a campaign to find the truth ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, rough, psychological ...
Plot: labor union, gangsters, politics, gang, against the odds, crimes, legal, rivalry, campaign, injustice, political corruption, racism ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: cleveland ohio, washington d.c.
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 6.2
 435
Darrow (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A film about Clarence Darrow - based on a true story.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, contemplative
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, power relations, hotshot lawyer, legal, rivalry, life is a bitch, rebellion, legal action, criminal trial, labor leader, freedom fighter ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 1890s
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Act of Vengeance (1986)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1969, an administrator runs against the corrupt president of the United Coal Miners Union, and becomes the target of a murder plot.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: serial killer, union, election, labor union, campaign, murder, miner, workplace situations, vengeance, rebellion, life is a bitch, against humanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: west virginia, usa
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The Organizer (1963)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Professor Sinigaglia (Marcello Mastroianni) is the title character in this darkly comedic Italian drama about mistreated factory workers in the city of Turin. Toiling away in appalling conditions in a textile mill, these employees have no one to ...
Style: political, sincere, serious, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: factory, labor union, strike, sex, social change, running from police, prostitution, solidarity, politics, fighting the system, working class, injustice ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: italy, turin italy
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 7.9
 558
Kalyug (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: The film is tale of intrigue, plots and the inevitable war between the two families. Ramchand and Bhishamchand were two pioneering brothers in business. Bhishamchand, a lifelong bachelor brought up the two sons of Ramchand on his demise. He also ...
Plot: dinner, police, crush, wedding, factory, family secret, loss of brother, business competition, disco, birthday, sunset, honeymoon ...
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 7.1
 874
Mannan (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: The film begins with Shantidevi being announced as the number one Industrialist in India. Shantidevi is a feminist,rich and arrogant lady and rules her company with an iron hand. Enters Krishnan who is a kind-hearted man who works as a wielder in ...
Style: cult film
Plot: labor union, factory, dysfunctional marriage, factory worker, ego clash, unrequited love, arrogance, industrialist, kidnapping, labor strike, businessman, secretary ...
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 7.3
 24
Birador (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mike Santana is technically as person for he uses his position as a policeman to savagely murder people; he also manhandles his wife Gina. His partner in service is Frankie, a young loyal police who sticks with him through thick and thin. But in end ...
Plot: gunfight, labor leader, legal action, chase, judge, agent, father son relationship, flashback, friend, labor strike, investigation, corrupt cop ...
Place: the philippines
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 8.0
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Wall (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Reflecting the tumultuous politics of the early ’70s in India, Deewar tells the story of a pair of impoverished brothers who, after their family is betrayed by the misplaced idealism of their father, struggle to survive on the streets of Mumbai. ...
Style: inspirational, realistic, serious
Plot: death of protagonist, mother son relationship, indians, revenge, gangsters, criminal, sibling relationship, police, bait, working undercover, vengeance, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india
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 5.4
 911
Footpath (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Footpath is a Hindi crime thriller film directed by Vikram Bhatt and released in 2003. The film stars Aftab Shivdasani, Rahul Dev, Bipasha Basu and marked the debut of Emraan Hashmi. The film failed to do well at the box office. This film is ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: friendship, gangsters, murder, undercover, gang, police investigation, working undercover, vengeance, going straight, on the run, siblings relations, false identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new delhi, india
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