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      Shanghai Surprise

      1986, Crime/Drama, 1h 37m

      10 Reviews 5,000+ Ratings

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      Movie Info

      Glendon Wasey (Sean Penn) is a sleazy, down-on-his-luck con man struggling to sell glow-in-the-dark neckties in Shanghai. When he encounters the lovely Gloria Tatlock (Madonna), a nurse who wants to obtain a supply of opium to ease the suffering of her patients, he decides to help her get hold of a stolen supply of the valuable drug. The only problem is that a lot of other people want to secure the stolen opium as well -- gangsters, smugglers, thugs and a host of dangerous lowlifes.

      • Rating: PG-13

      • Genre: Crime, Drama

      • Original Language: English

      • Director: Jim Goddard

      • Producer: John Kohn

      • Release Date (Streaming):

      • Box Office (Gross USA): $2.2M

      • Runtime:

      • Production Co: Handmade Films, The Vista Organisation

      • Sound Mix: Surround

      Cast & Crew

      Sean Penn
      Madonna
      Paul Freeman
      Richard Griffiths
      Philip Sayer
      Sonserai Lee
      Sarah Lam
      George She
      Philip Tan
      George Harrison
      John Kohn

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