Taking Back Our Town

Taking Back Our Town

Director: Sam Pillsbury Cast: Laura Innes, Ruby Dee, Hallee Hirsh



Based on a true story, Taking Back Our Town is a Lifetime original movie. Laura Innes plays Pat Melancon, a housewife and environmental activist. She forms a coalition to stop the chemical corporation Shintech from building a plant in her town. Already overly polluted, her township is known as "cancer alley." Fighting against the wealthy company brings Pat and her coalition all the way to the Governor. Also stars Ruby Dee and Hallee Hirsh.

Product Details

Release Date: 02/18/2003
UPC: 0808630236024
Original Release: 2001
Rating: NR
Source: Starlight Video
Time: 1:30:00

Special Features

Full frame; Interactive menus; Scene access; Trailer; Star biographies

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Credits [6:31]
2. Warnings [6:08]
3. Taking Notes [6:37]
4. Empowering Information [9:20]
5. Shintech Begins [10:53]
6. Closed Door Meetings [6:22]
7. Finding Support [2:57]
8. Enough Is Enough [13:13]
9. Trouble [11:42]
10. Don't Stop Fighting [12:06]
11. Victory [4:08]
12. End Credits [1:06]

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