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Flame in the Streets

  • Film

Time Out says

A relatively early attempt to come to terms - in melodramatic form - with racism and the aspirations of black immigrants in Britain. Mills owns a furniture factory and is proud of his tolerance, endorsing a Jamaican's candidacy as shop steward. However, enlightened shop floor attitudes are one thing; his daughter marrying a black is quite another. It's a bit like a social thesis - Discuss - but its background of poor housing and gangs of teddy boys roving the streets like the Ku Klux Klan is convincing enough.
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Release Details

  • Duration:93 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Roy Baker
  • Screenwriter:Ted Willis
  • Cast:
    • John Mills
    • Brenda de Banzie
    • Sylvia Syms
    • Earl Cameron
    • Johnny Sekka
    • Ann Lynn
    • Wilfrid Brambell
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