PG | | Drama
A young single mother and textile worker agrees to help unionize her mill despite the problems and dangers involved.
Marsha Mason, Jane Fonda, Faye Dunaway, and Jill Clayburgh all passed on the title role.
Norma Rae Webster:
Who's this? Dylan Thomas?
Reuben Warshowsky: He was a poet. A genius and a drunk.
In Reuben's hotel room, after Norma Rae has been hit, she takes an ice pack away from her nose. When the shot changes she takes it away a second time.
$262,778 4 March 1979