The Shanghai Gesture (1941)

NR 12/25/1941 (US) Drama 1h 39m
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Mystery-lure of the Far East!


A gambling queen uses blackmail to stop a British financier from closing her Chinese clip joint.

  1. Josef von Sternberg

    Director, Writer

  2. Jules Furthman


  3. Geza Herczeg


  4. Karl Vollmöller


  5. James M. Cain


Top Billed Cast

  1. Victor Mature

    Victor Mature

    Doctor Omar

  2. Gene Tierney

    Gene Tierney

    Victoria Charteris (aka "Poppy Smith")

  3. Ona Munson

    Ona Munson

    'Mother' Gin Sling

  4. Walter Huston

    Walter Huston

    Sir Guy Charteris

  5. Phyllis Brooks

    Phyllis Brooks

    Dixie Pomeroy

  6. Albert Bassermann

    Albert Bassermann

    Van Elst

  7. Maria Ouspenskaya

    Maria Ouspenskaya

    The Amah

  8. Eric Blore

    Eric Blore

    Caesar Hawkins

  9. Ivan Lebedeff

    Ivan Lebedeff


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The Shanghai Gesture
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Original Language English

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