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Salt of the Earth
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Andy said on 2018-06-02:
a gritty flavor, love that sweat and blood

Director: Herbert J. Biberman, Stanley Meredith, Leonard Stark, Jules Schwerin Writer: Michael Wilson
Run time: 94 minutes Release date: 1954-03-14
Floor location: Drama Format: DVD
Production Countries: United States of America
Spoken Languages: EspaƱol, English
The issues the miners strike for include equity in wages with Anglo workers, and health and safety issues.Ramon Quintero helps organize the strike, but at home he treats his wife,Esperanza Quintero,as a second class citizen.Esperanza who is pregnant with their third child,is usually passive but she changes her attitude when the men are forced to end their picketing by a Taft-Hartley Act injuction.