American Experience

The Island Murder: Trailer

Preview: Season 30 | 30s

In the waning days of summer 1931, Honolulu's tropical tranquility was shattered when a young Navy wife made a drastic allegation of rape against five nonwhite islanders.

Aired: 04/17/18

Rating: NR

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