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The Son-Daughter

1932 1h 19m Drama List
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Lovely Lian Wha (Helen Hayes) is heralded within San Francisco's Chinatown for her kindness and beauty. Yet, for all her admirers, she has eyes only for curious college student Tom Lee (Ramon Novarro). When she hears that her homeland's rebellion against their cruel ruler is in dire need of funds, Lian selflessly sets her own happiness aside and offers herself as a bride to the highest bidder, the nefarious Fen Sha (Warner Oland). Her sacrifice inspires Tom to perform his own act of bravery. Read More Read Less
The Son-Daughter

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Synopsis Lovely Lian Wha (Helen Hayes) is heralded within San Francisco's Chinatown for her kindness and beauty. Yet, for all her admirers, she has eyes only for curious college student Tom Lee (Ramon Novarro). When she hears that her homeland's rebellion against their cruel ruler is in dire need of funds, Lian selflessly sets her own happiness aside and offers herself as a bride to the highest bidder, the nefarious Fen Sha (Warner Oland). Her sacrifice inspires Tom to perform his own act of bravery.
Director
Clarence Brown
Production Co
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Genre
Drama
Original Language
English
Runtime
1h 19m