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Bainbridge film buffs will watch ‘Matewan’ at next meeting

  - Poster courtesy of Cinecom
— image credit: Poster courtesy of Cinecom

The Island Film Group will meet for a movie at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 9 at the Bainbridge Public Library. The group meets on the second Wednesday of the month for free films and discussion.

This month’s film is “Matewan.”

The 1987 film, from Cinecom Entertainment, was directed by John Sayles and stars Chris Cooper and James Earl Jones. The movie recounts a labor union organizer who comes to an embattled mining community, and is rated PG-13.

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