East Is West

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Ming Toy is on the auction block in China. She is saved by Billy and taken to San Francisco by Lo Sang Kee. To save her from deportation she is sold to Charlie Yong, the Chop Suey King. Billy kidnaps her with plans of marriage.

  1. Monta Bell


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  1. Lupe Vélez

    Lupe Vélez

    Ming Toy

  2. Lew Ayres

    Lew Ayres

    Billy Benson

  3. Edward G. Robinson

    Edward G. Robinson

    Charlie Yong

  4. E. Alyn Warren

    E. Alyn Warren

    Lo Sang Kee

  5. Tetsu Komai

    Tetsu Komai

    Hop Toy

  6. Henry Kolker

    Henry Kolker

    Mr. Benson

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 15m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • October 23, 1930



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