The Cross and the Switchblade This special anniversary release of the ever popular film tells the true story of the beginning of David Wilkerson's work among the gangs of New York City and the dramatic conversion of the notorious street fighter, Nicky Cruz. Run Baby Run 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 and witness how God gave him the call to take the message of Jesus Christ to teen gangs throughout America and the world. Fullscreen.