Overview

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.

  1. Louis J. Gasnier

    Director

  2. Arthur Hoerl

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dorothy Short

    Dorothy Short

    Mary

  2. Lillian Miles

    Lillian Miles

    Blanche

  3. Frank LaRue

    Frank LaRue

    Bill's Lawyer

  4. Lester Dorr

    Lester Dorr

    Joe the Bartender

  5. Mary MacLaren

    Mary MacLaren

    Mrs. Lane

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Tell Your Children
Tell Your Children

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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 15, 1938
    Theatrical

    Meaning

  • January 1, 1973
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 6m

Budget $100,000.00

Revenue -

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