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Marihuana: Weed with Roots in Hell

5/1/1936; 51 minutes

Film that shows that using Marihuana is the precursor to hard narcotics and a criminal lifestyle. Follows the down spiraling life of several teens who use marihuana at a beach party. One drowns right off, one becomes a dealer and is killed, and one gets pregnant before going into a life of drug dealing.

(USA, 1936, B&W, 52 mins, dir. Dwain Esper, with Harley Wood & Hugh McArthur)
(#9017)

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