About

A widowed doctor of both Chinese and European descent falls in love with a married American correspondent in Hong Kong during China's Communist revolution.

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Directed by

Henry King

Written by

John Patrick (Screenplay)
Han Suyin (Novel)

Runtime

102 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The price they pay when they come out of their secret garden and face the world in modern-day Hong Kong - makes this one of the screen's unforgettable experiences!

Cast

Keywords

romance doctor racism hong kong interracial romance intercultural relationship chinese civil war mixed race child

Photos

Lists

#85 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Music, Original Song

Oscar for Best Costume Design, Color Charles Le Maire

Oscar for Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture Alfred Newman

Oscar nomination for Best Sound, Recording