Search results for "Anna May Wong"


Anna May Wong - Frosted Yellow Willows: Her Life, Times and Legend (2007)

Documentary of Anna May Wong, a Chinese-American woman who endured many hardships and heartaches to become an international star of film, stage and television.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Elaine Mae Woo
CAST:  Nancy Kwan  •  Anna May Wong

Impact (1949) RT Audience 54%

DVD release: Mar 2000

No-nonsense San Francisco industrial whiz Walter Williams's two-timing wife and her lover plot to do her husband in, but Williams survives the "accident" and the lover is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Arthur Lubin
CAST:  Brian Donlevy  •  Ella Raines  •  Charles Coburn  •  Helen Walker

The Thief of Bagdad (1924) RT 96% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Jan 1998

A recalcitrant thief vies with a duplicitous Mongol ruler for the hand of a beautiful princess.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Raoul Walsh
CAST:  Douglas Fairbanks  •  Snitz Edwards  •  Charles Belcher  •  Julanne Johnston

The Toll of the Sea (1922) RT Audience 50%

When young Lotus Flower sees an unconscious man floating in the water near the seashore, she quickly gets help for him. The man is Allen Carver, an American visiting China. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Chester M. Franklin
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  Kenneth Harlan  •  Beatrice Bentley  •  Priscilla Moran

Shanghai Express (1932) RT 100% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Oct 1993

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

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Josef von Sternberg
CAST:  Marlene Dietrich  •  Clive Brook  •  Anna May Wong  •  Warner Oland

Piccadilly (1929) RT 88% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Mar 2005

The star attraction of the Piccadilly Club is the dancing team of Mabel and Vic. Victor is infatuated with Mabel, but she rejects his advances, since she is in love with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Ewald André Dupont
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  Gilda Gray  •  Jameson Thomas  •  Charles Laughton

Daughter of the Dragon (1931) RT Audience 25%

Princess Ling Moy, a young and beautiful Chinese aristocrat lives next door, unbeknownst to her, to Dr. Fu Manchu, a brilliant but twisted genius who is out to rule the world. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Lloyd Corrigan
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  Warner Oland  •  Sessue Hayakawa  •  Bramwell Fletcher

Peter Pan (1924) RT 100% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Childrens' adventures in Neverland.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Family
DIRECTION:  Herbert Brenon
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  Philippe De Lacy  •  Cyril Chadwick  •  Esther Ralston

Old San Francisco (1927) RT Audience 25%

DVD release: Jun 2009

A Romance of the Days When 'Frisco Was the Paris of America!---The Barbary Coast!---The Fire of 1906!---Massive!---Unprecedented  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Alan Crosland
CAST:  Dolores Costello  •  Josef Swickard  •  Anders Randolf  •  Charles Emmett Mack

The Flame of Love (1930)

In Russia, a Chinese dancer gives herself to a duke to save her brother's life.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Walter Summers  •  Richard Eichberg
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  Georg H. Schnell  •  John Longden  •  Percy Standing




Großstadtschmetterling (1929)

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GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Richard Eichberg
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  Alexander Granach  •  Nien Sön Ling  •  S.Z. Sakall

The Alaskan (1924)

An Alaskan defies robber barons intent on corrupting the new state.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Herbert Brenon
CAST:  Thomas Meighan  •  Estelle Taylor  •  John St. Polis  •  Frank Campeau

The Devil Dancer (1927)

THE DEVIL DANCER was highly praised at time of release for its exquisite cinematography, especially in the use of light and shadow. The film received an Academy Award ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Fred Niblo
CAST:  Gilda Gray  •  Clive Brook  •  Anna May Wong  •  Serge Temoff

When Were You Born (1938)

A San Francisco astrologer correctly predicts a ship passenger's death and then helps the police look for the murderer.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  William C. McGann
CAST:  Margaret Lindsay  •  Anna May Wong  •  Lola Lane  •  James Stephenson

Just Joe (1960)

A shy detergent factory employee unexpectedly finds his feet.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Maclean Rogers
CAST:  Leslie Randall  •  Joan Reynolds  •  Anna May Wong  •  Jon Pertwee

Island of Lost Men (1939)

A Chinese general's daughter (Anna May Wong) tracks her father to a slave-labor tyrant's (J. Carrol Naish) jungle empire.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Kurt Neumann
CAST:  Anna May Wong  •  J. Carrol Naish  •  Eric Blore  •  Ernest Truex