Tag: Paul Robeson

Big Fella | 1937 | Paul Robeson, Elisabeth Welch

Magnificent singing actor Paul Robeson exerts his relaxed charm as a Marseilles dockworker who comes across a little boy who has run away from his wealthy parents. The child so enjoys being with Robeson and his chanteuse friend Elizabeth Welch that...

Sanders of the River | 1935 | Paul Robeson, Leslie Banks,

Out of date now and patronizing at the time of its release, this has civil rights activist Paul Robeson in one of the lead roles. It’s an adventure yarn from a story by Edgar Wallace. Sanders (Leslie Banks) is a firm but fair British District...



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