About

A beautiful temptress re-kindles an old romance while trying to escape her past during a tension-packed train journey.

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Directed by

Josef von Sternberg

Written by

Jules Furthman (Screenplay)
Harry Hervey (Story)

Runtime

82 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Many Men Had Loved Her -- but only one had been loved in return !

Cast

Keywords

shanghai, china rape prostitute black and white rebel china based on short story beijing, china pre-code insurgence ex-lover chinese civil war

Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#955 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Cinematography Lee Garmes

Oscar nomination for Best Picture

Oscar nomination for Best Director