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The Black Klansman (1966)

 -  Drama  -  June 1966 (USA)
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After a black man's daughter is killed by the KKK, he seeks revenge by becoming a Klansman.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Gilden ...
Jerry Ellsworth
Rima Kutner ...
Andrea
Harry Lovejoy ...
Rock
Max Julien ...
Raymond
Jakie Deslonde ...
Farley
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Lonnie (as Jimmy Mack)
Maureen Gaffney ...
Carole Ann
W. McLennard ...
Wallace
Ginode Augustino ...
Sawyer
R.L. Armstrong ...
Jenkins (as Tex Armstrong)
Byrd Holland ...
Buckley
Whitman Mayo ...
Alex
Frances E. Williams ...
Ellie Madison
Ray Dannis ...
Sloane
William Collins ...
Deputy
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After a black man's daughter is killed by the KKK, he seeks revenge by becoming a Klansman.

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'By Tony Harris (XVII)'
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A HOOT!
24 May 2004 | by (Amityville) – See all my reviews

If ever there was a time and place to utilize the word 'hoot' in reference to a film, the 'Black Klansman' is transcendental material. How is this piece of art not on DVD as of the year 2004? With mighty waving banner of fierce and vengeful fire, the front man of this film undercuts the enslaving white man by going undercover and tearing down the metaphorical burning cross. In a way, this film is to American HISTORY X as SUBURBIA is to SLC PUNK. This is 1966 exploitation baby, and if you've ever heard the 'N' word, you've still never heard it like this! Shocking today even though no one has seen it. Beg, borrow, steal and investigate getting hold of this film directed by the people who brought you film about zombies and machines that grind up women in bikinis. 4 stars.


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