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North Country (12-Sep-2005)

Director: Niki Caro

Writer: Michael Seitzman

Based on a book: Class Action by Clara Bingham and Laura Leedy Gansler

Music by: Gustavo Santaolalla

Producer: Nick Wechsler

Keywords: Drama, Sexual Harassment

Historical drama presents a semi-fictionalized account of the United States' first successful sexual harassment lawsuit.

Minnesota-bred Josey Aimes returns home with her two children in 1989 after escaping her abusive husband, taking a job with an iron mine after she is shunned by her community on account of her perceived promiscuity and other job offers dry up. She is almost immediately made a target of unwelcome sexual advances alongside her female co-workers by male mine employees, ultimately pursuing a lawsuit that would result in the first successful sexual harassment judgement in American history.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Sean Bean
17-Apr-1959   Boromir in Lord of the Rings
Xander Berkeley
6-Dec-1958   Air Force One
Tom Bower
1938   Dr. Curtis Willard on The Waltons
Linda Emond
22-May-1959   Julie & Julia
Woody Harrelson
23-Jul-1961   Woody from Cheers
Amber Heard
22-Apr-1986   And Soon The Darkness
Brad William Henke
10-Apr-1966   Owen Rowan on October Road
Richard Jenkins
2-Dec-1953   Six Feet Under
Frances McDormand
23-Jun-1957   Fargo and Wonder Boys
Michelle Monaghan
23-Mar-1976   Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Chris Mulkey
3-May-1948   Bakersfield, P.D.
Jeremy Renner
7-Jan-1971   Neo Ned
Sissy Spacek
25-Dec-1949   Coal Miner's Daughter
Corey Stoll
14-Mar-1976   Peter Russo on House of Cards
Charlize Theron
7-Aug-1975   Monster


Charlize Theron   ...   Josey Aimes
Frances McDormand   ...   Glory
Sean Bean   ...   Kyle
Richard Jenkins   ...   Hank Aimes
Jeremy Renner   ...   Bobby Sharp
Michelle Monaghan   ...   Sherry
Thomas Curtis   ...   Sammy Aimes
Woody Harrelson   ...   Bill White
Sissy Spacek   ...   Alice Aimes
Tom Bower   ...   Gray Suchett
Linda Emond   ...   Leslie Conlin
Rusty Schwimmer   ...   Big Betty
Jillian Armenante   ...   Peg
Xander Berkeley   ...   Arlen Pavich
Chris Mulkey   ...   Earl Slangley
Corey Stoll   ...   Ricky Sennett
Brad William Henke   ...   Lattavansky
John Aylward   ...   Judge Halsted
James Cada   ...   Don Pearson
Elle Peterson   ...   Karen Aimes
Amber Heard   ...   Young Josey
Cole Williams   ...   Young Bobby
Bryan Fagerstrom   ...   Mac
Aaron Shiver   ...   Young Male Doctor
Clif Stokes   ...   Good Guy
JD Garfield   ...   Porta Guy #1
Boots Southerland   ...   Guy #2
John Hardman   ...   Guy #3
Forrest Norgaard   ...   Mac's Buddy
Sage Coy   ...   Stacey
Marcus Chait   ...   Wayne
Dennis E. Garber   ...   Real Estate Agent
Alex Layton   ...   Number 3
Jacqueline Wright   ...   Bobby's Wife
Catherine Campion   ...   Stacey's Mom
David Lislegard   ...   Union Member #1
Kurt Peterson   ...   Union Member #2
Pete Pellinen   ...   Union Member #3
Bruce Bohne   ...   Union Member #4
Todd Anderson   ...   Semen Man
Kit Gwin   ...   Larynx Nurse
Monsignor Patrick McDowell   ...   Priest
Raye Birk   ...   Tom Motel Clerk
Sally Wingert   ...   Kay Stollman
Katherine Ferrand   ...   Sally Bullavina
Curtis Plagge   ...   Burly Miner
Marc Miles   ...   Digger Driver
J. C. Cutler   ...   Union Rep #1
Gus Lynch   ...   Pete Union Rep
Mark Sivertsen   ...   Bailiff #1
Rand Kennedy   ...   Bailiff #2


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