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A gloomy vision of the possibility of decent relations between whites and blacks anywhere, including the South. Undertaker L.B. Jones, the richest black man in his county of Tennessee, is divorcing his wife for infidelity with a white policeman. Taking a stand against racism, he is greeted with a hostile bunch of Southern bigots and other various stereotypes.

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Directed by

William Wyler

Written by

Jesse Hill Ford (Novel)

Runtime

102 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Some of his best friends were black...some of her best friends were white.

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Keywords

racism southern usa racial tension interracial romance

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