Tell Your Children (1936)
Release : 1936-01-15
Genre : Drama, Thriller
Runtime : 66 minutes
Company : George A. Hirliman Productions
Cast : Dorothy Short, Lillian Miles, Frank LaRue, Lester Dorr, Mary MacLaren, Richard Alexander
Language : en
Descriptions Tell Your Children
Women cry for it – Men die for it!
High-school principal Dr. Alfred Carroll relates to an audience of parents that marijuana can have devastating effects on teens. In his story, a drug supplier entices several restless teens, including sister and brother Mary and Jimmy Lane and Mary’s boyfriend, Bill, into frequenting a “reefer” house. Gradually, Bill and Jimmy are drawn into smoking dope, which affects their family lives and leads to a terrible crime.