About

Set on a fictitious island in the Carribean during colonial British rule. It focuses on the life of a young charismatic and handsome black male with political aspirations. He finds himself confused on returning home when his romantic liaison with a white female tends to conflict with his political views. As rumor has it an interracial screen kiss caused quite a commotion in the U.S. when the film...

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Directed by

Robert Rossen

Written by

Alfred Hayes (Writer)
Alec Waugh (Novel)

Runtime

119 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The place is the West Indies … the sun hides many things.

Cast

Keywords

based on novel or book interracial relationship caribbean race relations

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