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The Girl from Chicago

1932 Rated NR 1hr 10m

While on a case in Mississippi, federal agent Alonso White (Carl Mahon) falls for schoolteacher Norma Shepard (Starr Calloway) and rescues her from the evil clutches of a local crime kingpin (John Everett). But when Alonso and Norma escape to Harlem, safety still eludes them. Shot on a shoestring budget, this 1932 melodrama featuring an all-black cast was written and directed by pioneering African American auteur Oscar Micheaux.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; bonus short films: "Mr. Adam's Bomb," "Murder In Swingtime" and "Open The Door Richard."