(NR) USA – 1 hr 42 min
2018 · d. Lydia Dean Pilcher, Ginny Mohler
Starring Joey King, Abby Quinn, Cara Seymour, Susan Heyward
Rental: $12.00 (48 hour streaming period)
For teenage sisters Bessie (Abby Quinn) and Jo (Joey King), their jobs at New Jersey’s American Radium Factory are just one step on the way to their dreams. But when Jo becomes ill from radiation sickness, Bessie and her fellow workers resolve to go public with the truth about radium’s poisonous effects—and the company’s efforts to suppress the information.
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