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3.8
662 Ratings

Shanghai Express

Directed by Josef von Sternberg
United States, 1932
Drama, Romance, Adventure

Synopsis

While traveling on a train from Peking to Shanghai, a notorious prostitute named Shanghai Lily (Marlene Dietrich) runs into her former flame (Clive Brook) who is held hostage and whom she could intervene to save.

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Shanghai Express Directed by Josef von Sternberg

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2014

Academy Awards

1932 | Winner: Best Cinematography

1932 | 2 nominations including: Best Picture

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