Classic 1940s noir drama directed by Josef Von Sternberg. Dragon-lady Gin Sling (Ona Munson) is being forced to leave her Shanghai casino by rich capitalist Sir Guy Charteris (Walter Huston). After ha...
When she boards the express train to Shanghai notorious adventuress and seductress Shanghai Lily (Marlene Dietrich) finds herself reunited with medical corps officer Captain Donald Harvey (Clive Brook...
John Cusack stars in this noir-like tale of espionage and double-dealing set in 1940s Shanghai. Paul Soames (Cusack) is a US Naval Intelligence agent who travels to Shanghai to investigate the death o...
AdvantagesWilson's Wit and Chan's high kicks
DisadvantagesA plodding and cliched plot
AdvantagesFast, smooth, pollution-free at source, cheap for what it is.
DisadvantagesTerminus at Shanghai end not very useful
AdvantagesFascinating insight into Communist China
DisadvantagesWon't appeal to many