WHRO Public Media Presents Cinema 15 Classics

The Emperor Jones (1933)

01/28/2022 | 1h 12m 56s | Video has closed captioning.

A railroad porter lies, swindles and murders to get ahead, only to evade the law by escaping to Haiti. The fugitive tricks the natives to believe he is immortal and declares himself ‘emperor’ in this film is based on the Eugene O’Neil play.

Aired: 01/28/22

Rating: NR

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