The Cross and the Switchblade has been digitally remastered from the original 35mm negative.
Although the original events depicted in this classic from the drug-infested, gang-dominated streets happened over 50 years ago, the life-changing solution that David Wilkerson brought to desperate lives was just the beginning.
Now in over 25 languages, The Cross & the Switchblade, starring Pat Boone and Eric Estrada, is one of those rare films that has shown its unique power to connect with the deepest hopes and fears of youth around the world. It remains today one of the most compelling stories of love, grace and the truth that no one is ever so far gone that they cannot find the way out.
- English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, French, Italian, German and Polish language tracks with or without English subtitles.
- Biographical information on actors, director’s commentary, testimony by Nicky Cruz, and a look back on the making of the film and its impact.
- Chapter titles provided for easy scene access.
The historic Run Baby Run video presents the touching, true story of Nicky Cruz’s life. Share the miracle of a transformed life — a life changed from bondage to drugs, violence and crime to a life serving Jesus Christ.
Imagine being born into a family bound by the worship of evil spirits and the occult. Fast forward to the streets of New York City, where being the leader of one of America’s most violent gangs was a badge of honor.
Share the miracle of a transformed life — a life changed from bondage to drugs, violence and crime to a life serving Jesus Christ.
This historic video presents the touching, true story of Nicky Cruz’s life. You will marvel at the human drama of Nicky’s story that gained worldwide attention in The Cross and the Switchblade book and movie. You will share the former gang leader’s spiritual experience as you witness how God gave him the call to take the message of Jesus Christ to teen gangs throughout t America and the world.