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Five on the Black Hand Side


Five on the Black Hand Side was released at a time when most black-oriented films were bloody action fests. In contrast, this low-budget effort, coproduced by actors [[Performer~P56260~Brock Peters~brockpeters]] and [[Performer~P71212~Michael Tolan~michaeltolan]], eschews exploitation for humanity and domestic drama. [[Performer~P34844~Leonard Jackson~leonardjackson]] plays a barber who is also the domineering head of a middle-class African American family. Jackson is forced to rethink his values when...more