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What was the first banned movie?
April 11, 2017 4:22PM
The first, from what I can find online, was The Johnson-Jeffries Fight in 1910.
It was banned in South Africa due to Johnson, a black boxer, defeating Jeffries, a white boxer.
The first to be banned in America was The Birth of a Nation in 1915 due to its racial content & some call, glorification of the Klu Klux Klan.