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Nation Aflame (1937)

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74 min | Drama

Believing they can make a ton of money, a gang of opportunists uses the country's racial and ethnic tensions to start a Ku Klux Klan-type organization.
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Writers
Thomas Dixon Jr. (story) (as Thomas Dixon Author of 'Birth of a Nation') | Oliver Drake (story & screenplay) | Victor Halperin (story) (as Rex Hale) | William Lively (additional dialogue)
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Editor
Holbrook N. Todd (as Holbrook Todd)
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Updated Oct 8, 1937

Release date
Oct 16, 1937 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Noel Madison
Frank Sandino Frank Sandino   See fewer
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Norma Trelvar
Wynne Adams Wynne Adams   See fewer
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Lila Lee
Mona Franklin Burtis Mona Franklin Burtis   See fewer
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Douglas Walton
Tommy Franklin Tommy Franklin   See fewer
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Harry Holman
Roland Adams Roland Adams   See fewer
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Arthur Singley
District Attorney Robert Sherman District Attorney Robert Sherman   See fewer
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'Snub' Pollard
Edgar Wolfe (as Snub Pollard) Edgar Wolfe (as Snub Pollard)   See fewer
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Earle Hodgins
Wilson (as Earl Hodgins) Wilson (as Earl Hodgins)   See fewer
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Si Wills
Walker Walker   See fewer
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Roger Williams
David Burtis David Burtis   See fewer
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Allan Cavan
Harry Warren (as Alan Cavan) Harry Warren (as Alan Cavan)   See fewer
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Dorothy Kildaire
Toots Burtis Toots Burtis   See fewer
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Lee Phelps
Bennett Bennett   See fewer
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C. Montague Shaw
President of the United States President of the United States   See fewer
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Carl Stockdale
Martin - Mob Leader Martin - Mob Leader   See fewer
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I. Stanford Jolley
Butler (unconfirmed) Butler (unconfirmed)   See fewer
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Lee Shumway
Agent Campbell (uncredited) Agent Campbell (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.9 / 10 | 33 votes