Moon Over Harlem (1939)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Melodrama  |   Run Time - 67 min.  |  
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German immigrant Edgar G. Ulmer directed this melodrama with an all-black cast (including jazz legend Sidney Bechet), and shot the film in just four days. The story concerns a rich widow seduced by a gangster, and the man's attempts to get her money.

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Black [race], false-accusation, gangster, love, marriage, music, seduction, wealth, widow/widower