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Harlem Classics: The Girl From Chicago (Plus Bonus Shorts)

Director: Oscar Micheaux
A young girl and a secret service agent plant a trap to capture a gangster. Bonus shorts include "Mr. Adams Bomb" (1949), "Murder in Swingtime" (1937), "Open The Door Richard" (1945).
Harlem Classics: The Girl From Chicago (Plus
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 49 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1932
  • Label: Alpha Video
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame
  • Audio:
    • (unspecified) - English

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An impressionable young beauty, Norma Shepherd, meets Alonzo White, an undercover Secret Service agent, when she takes up residence in a Mississippi boarding house. Norma's arrival also attracts the unwelcome amorous attention of the despised "town boss," Jeff Ballinger. White is actually investigating Ballinger for criminal conspiracy, and Norma must act as bait in a trap he's setting for the dangerous racketeer.

Special Bonus Features: "All Black Cast" Short Subjects! Mr. Adam's Bomb (1949), Murder In Swingtime (1937) and Open The Door Richard (1945).

Product Description:

Carl Mahon is Alonzo Smith, a young secret-service agent who falls in love with a schoolteacher named Norma (Starr Calloway) in a small Mississippi town. Later, in New York, Alonzo must save Norma's friend Mary from the numbers racket and is accused of murder. Director Oscar Micheaux made a silent version of this film in 1926 under the title THE SPIDER'S WEB. The film was billed as featuring "An All-Star Colored Cast."

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A young girl and a secxret service agent plant a trap to capture a gangster

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  • Sales Rank: 13,402
  • UPC: 089218581396
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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