I Passed for White (1960)

I Passed for White


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A young black woman who passes for white leaves her family and community behind for a life in white society. She marries a white man but is haunted by fears she will give birth to a black baby. Questions about her background are never answered to her husband's satisfaction as on lie leads to another.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance, Classics
Directed By: ,
Written By: Fred Wilcox, Fred McLeod Wilcox
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On DVD: Oct 2, 2007


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This movie was very tragic and emotional, but the story could have been better, especially the ending.

AJ Verser

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