Posts Tagged ‘propaganda films’

Sex Madness!

Saturday, August 4th, 2007

is a 1938 sexploitation film that deals with venereal diseases such as syphilis by portraying lesbians, wild sex parties, and premarital sex much like Reefer Madness sensationalized marijuana use. The film has also been released under the titles Human Wreckage, They Must Be Told, and Trial Marriage. It runs 51:57:

Reefer Madness!

Friday, August 3rd, 2007

is a 1936 exploitation propaganda film about the dangers of marijuana by telling the story of high school students who are lured by pushers to try pot, leading to a hit and run accident, manslaughter, suicide, rape, and descent into madness. It was commissioned by a church group under the working title of Tell Your Children. The movie runs 1:08:17: