Horror History: Wednesday, August 25, 1976: J.D.’s Revenge was released in theaters

The story begins in New Orleans in 1942, with black crime kingpin J.D. Walker (David McKnight) shot dead on Bourbon Street. Cut to the present when clean-cut college student Ike (Glynn E. Turman) falls under the malevolent influence of the ghostly gangster. As he begins to exhibit J.D.’s boisterous, violent traits, Ike seeks out a local minister (Louis Gossett, Jr.) to exact his revenge.

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Horror History: Wednesday, August 25, 1976: J.D.’s Revenge was released in theaters

The story begins in New Orleans in 1942, with black crime kingpin J.D. Walker (David McKnight) shot dead on Bourbon Street. Cut to the present when clean-cut college student Ike (Glynn E. Turman) falls under the malevolent influence of the ghostly gangster. As he begins to exhibit J.D.’s boisterous, violent traits, Ike seeks out a local minister (Louis Gossett, Jr.) to exact his revenge.

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