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The Red Lantern (1919)

| Drama | 4 May 1919 (USA)
Mahlee and Blanche Sackville are half-sisters, Blanche the daughter of an Englishman and his wife, Mahlee of the Englishman and his Chinese mistress. Mahlee rejects her people and attempts ... See full summary »

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Dr. Sam Wang
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Gen. Jung-Lu
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Dagmar Godowsky
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Harry Mann ...
Chung
Virginia Ross ...
Luang-Ma
Mary Van Ness ...
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Mahlee and Blanche Sackville are half-sisters, Blanche the daughter of an Englishman and his wife, Mahlee of the Englishman and his Chinese mistress. Mahlee rejects her people and attempts to find a life for herself among the Europeans. But she finds the color line impossible to pass and returns to lead her Chinese people in rebellion. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Exotic beauty and the fascination of supreme art - Nazimova in "The Red Lantern". (Newspaper ad cut). See more »

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Film debut of Anna May Wong. See more »

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