The Scar of Shame (1927)

The Scar of Shame


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This drama follows the painful marriage between a brilliant African-American concert pianist who marries a woman from a lower social caste and then hides his marriage from his socially conscious upper-middle class mother.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance
Directed By: ,
Written By: David Starkman
On DVD: Jun 15, 1993


as Alvin Hillyard

as Louise Howard

as Lucretia Green

as Eddie Blake

as Ralph Hathaway

as Spike Howard

as Alice Hathaway
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Full Review… | March 25, 2006
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
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A fine example of a classy race film.

Full Review… | October 7, 2007
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