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John Brown's Raid (1960)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  25 October 1960 (USA)
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White abolitionist John Brown and 20 of his men attempt to start an armed slave revolt in 1859 by seizing a U.S. arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. Based on true events.

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White abolitionist John Brown and 20 of his men attempt to start an armed slave revolt in 1859 by seizing a U.S. arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. Based on true events.

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