About the film
ku klux klan murder prejudice social commentary racism intimidation
The Burning Cross
Release Date: September 01, 1947
|Slogan||:||«A Daring Expose of the K.K.K.»|
|Production Companies||:||Somerset Pictures Corp.|
|Writers||:||Aubrey Wisberg, Selvyn Levinson|
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.