The Bitter Tea of General Yen

19 February
Location informationArc Cinema
Event cost$14 / $12

An American missionary stationed in Shanghai (Barbara Stanwyck) resists her attraction to the powerful General Yen (Nils Asther). Interracial sexual attraction on screen was soon to become a taboo subject, when Hollywood began enforcing the Hays Motion Picture Production Code in 1934.

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