The Cross and the Switchblade

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"One man's desperation. Another man's hopeful journey."
  • PG-13
  • 1970
  • 1 hr 46 min
  • 6.1  (1,067)

David Wilkerson, a small-town preacher, takes his message to the roughest neighborhoods of New York City. Along the way, he confronts a tough gang and its leader, Nicky Cruz. Despite the likelihood, Nicky's life is changed by Wilkerson's compassionate teaching and caring personality. Nicky's girlfriend Rosa remains attached to life on the streets, and he pleads with Wilkerson to help bring change to her as well. This true story shows the power of the Gospel to change even the hardest hearts.

The Cross and the Switchblade
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David Wilkerson, a small-town preacher, takes his message to the roughest neighborhoods of New York City. Along the way, he confronts a tough gang and its leader, Nicky Cruz. Despite the likelihood, Nicky's life is changed by Wilkerson's compassionate teaching and caring personality. Nicky's girlfriend Rosa remains attached to life on the streets, and he pleads with Wilkerson to help bring change to her as well. This true story shows the power of the Gospel to change even the hardest hearts.

The Cross and the Switchblade is a 1970 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 46 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.1.

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  • Release Date
    1970
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 46 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.1  (1,067)