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During the depths of the Great Depression a hitch-hiker Steve Talbot and jukebox-joint hostess Lola Mears stumble into Cat-Tail Florida where farmers and pickers struggle under the buyer who rules by monopoly, dirty contracts and violence. Steve helps organize against the buyer, leading to further escalation ending in a lynch mob.

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Directed by

Curtis Bernhardt

Written by

A.I. Bezzerides (Screenplay)
Kenneth Gamet (Adaptation)
Theodore Pratt (Story)

Runtime

90 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Sure She's Easy To Meet .....but try and forget her!

Cast

Keywords

great depression framed for murder farmer hitchhiker lynch mob monopoly migrant farmworker

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