The Burning Cross

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The Burning Cross

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The Burning Cross

Release Date: September 01, 1947

Year    :   1947
Slogan    :   «A Daring Expose of the K.K.K.»
Genres    :   Crime
Production Companies    :   Somerset Pictures Corp.
Director    :   Walter Colmes
Producers    :   Walter Colmes
Writers    :   Aubrey Wisberg, Selvyn Levinson
RunTime    :   77 mins.
Budget    :   150

Recently returned from WWII combat, unable to find a job, finding his sweetheart engaged to another man, and generally aware of the changes which have occurred in his hometown while he was away, a young man becomes easily talked into joining the Ku Klux Klan. Banned by the Virginia Board of Censors, and financed independently because no bank would loan money for it.

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