One Potato, Two Potato (1964)

One Potato, Two Potato


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Filmed in Ohio, One Potato, Two Potato was a "critic's darling" film of 1964 dealing with the then-daring topic of miscegenation. White Barbara Barrie divorces her husband Richard Mulligan, then falls in love with and marries African-American Bernie Hamilton. When the ex-husband sues for custody of Barbara's child, arguing that a mixed household is an improper place to raise the girl, Hamilton fights for his parental rights in court. But the judge is driven by the prejudices of the era, and the … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Orville H. Hampton, Raphael Hayes
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Packs a powerful lesson on racism.

Full Review… | August 2, 2010
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Still Relevant today.In 1964 a Black Man & a White woman fall in Love.They almost lose Custody of her White Daughter because of the Interracial Marriage.Wonderful Story, groundbreaking at the time.Beautifully portrayed by Barbara Barrie & Bernie Hamilton

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