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This edition: The Emperor Jones (1933)





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Episode Details

(1933/U.S., 76 min., b&w, drama) Cast: Paul Robeson, Dudley Digges, Frank Wilson, Fredi Washington. Dir.: Dudley Murphy. Film version of Eugene O'Neill's play about a black American fugitive who becomes ruler of a Caribbean Island until the ghosts of his past catch up to him.

Guest: Susan Delson, author, “Dudley Murphy: Hollywood Wild Card”

Guest List

Susan Delson Author, “Dudley Murphy: Hollywood Wild Card”