The Girl from Chicago (1932)

Director: Oscar Micheaux

Writer(s): Oscar Micheaux (story and adaptation)

Starring: Grace Smith, Carl Mahon, Eunice Brooks, Starr Calloway, Edwin Cary, Minto Cato, ‘Slick’ Chester, Chick Evans, John Everett, Buddy Harris, Juano Hernandez, Alice B. Russell, Cherokee Thornton, Frank H. Wilson

Synopsis: The story concerns a Federal agent who falls in love while on assignment in Mississippi. He helps his lover escape a local thug, and the film follows them to Harlem where they become involved in the assassination of a Cuban racketeer, played by Juano Hernández.

Release Date: June 17, 2015 (USA) | Length: 70 min | Genre: Crime, Drama | MPAA Rating: NR

*Note: Remake of Oscar Micheaux’s “The Spider’s Web”. I didn’t find a trailer for this film. Based on the story “Jeff Ballinger’s Woman” by Oscar Micheaux.