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The lady from Shanghai, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play and production, Orson Welles ; [directed by Orson Welles]

Label
The lady from Shanghai, Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play and production, Orson Welles ; [directed by Orson Welles]
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
resource.interestGradeLevel
5-adult, BWI
Main title
The lady from Shanghai
Medium
videorecording
Responsibility statement
Columbia Pictures Corporation presents ; screen play and production, Orson Welles ; [directed by Orson Welles]
Runtime
88
Series statement
Columbia classics
Summary
Michael O'Hara meets a beautiful blonde in a park and is later hired by her crippled husband, Arthur Bannister, to pilot his yacht. On a cruise, he meets Bannister's partner, Grisby, who persuades O'Hara to help him fake his own murder so that he can disappear. O'Hara agrees but when Grisby is found murdered, all the evidence points to O'Hara, who must prove his innocence
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Classification