Newsies

08/03/2004
  |  Buy to Own: 08/03/2004
  |  Watch Now: 11/05/2013
  |  121 min
Rated PG by the BBFC

Synopsis

A musical based on the 1899 strike by the newspaper boys against publisher Joseph Pulitzer (Robert Duvall). The 'newsies' get together to create a union to ensure fair wages for themselves after Pulitzer announces a pay cut. Medda (Ann-Magret), a local dancer, helps the boys to protect their rights.