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3.2
89 Ratings

Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing

Directed by Henry King
United States, 1955
Romance, Drama

Synopsis

Set in 1949-50 Hong Kong, it tells the story of a married, but separated, American reporter (played by William Holden), who falls in love with a Eurasian doctor originally from Mainland China (played by Jennifer Jones), only to encounter prejudice from her family and from Hong Kong society.

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Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing Directed by Henry King

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1956 | 3 wins including: Best Costume Design, Color

1956 | 5 nominations including: Best Picture

Golden Globes (USA)

1956 | Winner: Best Film Promoting International Understanding

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1955 | 3rd place: Best Actress

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