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"One man's desperation. Another man's hopeful journey."
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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 an Drama, Documentary movie that was released in 1970 and has a run time of 1 hr 46 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2.

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| 1970 | 1 hr 46 min | 6.2/10
Pat Boone, Erik Estrada, Jacqueline Giroux, Jo-Ann Robinson
Gateway Productions, Responisble Entertainment
Don Murray
Produced By
Ken Curtis, Tom Harris, Dick Ross

Also starring Erik Estrada