In this early collaboration with director Tod Browning (Dracula, Freaks), Chaney delivers a dual performance of dramatic intensity, starring as Ah Wing, a kind-hearted student of Confucian philosophy, and Black Mike Sylva, a murderous rake of the San Francisco underworld. Written by
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Black Mike Sylva
I knew you'd fall for that cop stuff - you dirty rat!
Referenced in Man of a Thousand Faces