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Night of the Quarter Moon (1959)

A young man returns to San Francisco and his wealthy family with a new bride. His family objects to his marriage as his wife is mixed race snd his mother is determined to have it annulled.

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Ginny O'Sullivan Nelson
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Roderic 'Chuck' Nelson
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Maria Robbin
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Lexington Nelson
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Cornelia Nelson
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Cy Robbin
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Asa Tully
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Clinton Page
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A young man returns to San Francisco and his wealthy family with a new bride. His family objects to his marriage as his wife is mixed race snd his mother is determined to have it annulled.

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"I don't care WHAT she is...she's MINE!"

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November 1959 (Austria)  »

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The Color of Her Skin  »

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2.35 : 1
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it is a quality movie
31 January 2004 | by (NO. MUSKEGON MI) – See all my reviews

It is very good motion picture about the subject of race relations and bigotry. Everyone should see this movie as it was very well produced and the acting was excellent It is too bad John Drew Barrymore did not stay in movies and television as he was a very good actor.

Jerry L Girocco


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