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The Burning Cross (1947)

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.

Directing:
  • Walter Colmes

Writing:
  • Aubrey Wisberg
  • Selvyn Levinson

Stars:
Release Date: 1947-09-01
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 77
  • Budget: $150
Ted Stanhope
Ted Stanhope
Bill Elkins
Henry H. Daniels Jr.
Henry H. Dani...
Johnny Larimer
Virginia Patton
Virginia Patt...
Doris Green
Dick Rich
Dick Rich
Lud Harris
Matt Willis
Matt Willis
Mort Dauson
Joel Fluellen
Joel Fluellen
Charlie West
John Doucette
John Doucette
Toby Mason
Herb Vigran
Herb Vigran
Jim Todd
Richard Bailey
Richard Baile...
Eddie "Pel" Pelham
Marjorie Manners
Marjorie Mann...
Peggy Wynne
Peggy Wynne
Rory Mallinson
Rory Mallinso...
William Murphy
William Murph...
Tom Kennedy
Tom Kennedy
Police Station Sergeant (bit)
Clinton Rosemond
Clinton Rosem...
Grandpa West (bit)
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard
Matthew 'Stym...
Shoeshiner (extra)
Ross Elliott
Ross Elliott
The Murdered Picket