Top 10 movies to watch on Labor Day 2022

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“Matewan” (1987)

A labor union organizer comes to an embattled mining community brutally and violently dominated and harassed by the mining company.

“Norma Rae”  (1979)

A young single mother and textile worker agrees to help unionize her mill despite the problems and dangers involved.

“Harlan County, USA” (1976)

A heartbreaking record of the thirteen-month struggle between a community fighting to survive and a corporation dedicated to the bottom line.

“9 to 5” (1980) 

Three female employees of a sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot find a way to turn the tables on him.

“Office Space” (1999)

Three company workers who hate their jobs decide to rebel against their greedy boss.

“Cesar Chavez” (2014)

A biography of the civil-rights activist and labor organizer Cesar Chavez.

“Clerks” (1994)

A day in the lives of two convenience clerks named Dante and Randal as they annoy customers, discuss movies, and play hockey on the store roof.

“Working Girl” (1988)

When a secretary's idea is stolen by her boss, she seizes an opportunity to steal it back by pretending she has her boss' job.

“Glengarry Glen Ross” (1992)

An examination of the machinations behind the scenes at a real estate office.

“Swimming With Sharks” (1994)

A young female assistant who is at the center of a studio filled with manipulators, schemers and intrigue. Little do they know she is poised to outwit them all.