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Peking express, Paramount presents ; screenplay by John Meredyth Lucas ; adaptation by Jules Furthman ; directed by William Dieterle

Label
Peking express, Paramount presents ; screenplay by John Meredyth Lucas ; adaptation by Jules Furthman ; directed by William Dieterle
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Main title
Peking express
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
1348615575
Responsibility statement
Paramount presents ; screenplay by John Meredyth Lucas ; adaptation by Jules Furthman ; directed by William Dieterle
Runtime
85
Series statement
KL studio classics
Summary
Joseph Cotten stars as World Health Organization doctor Michael Bachlin, traveling by train from Shanghai to Peking. Among the other passengers on board the Peking Express are Michael's former lover, a priest, and a reporter, all fleeing Chinese Communist rule. But when an outlaw and his terrifying gang hold the train hostage, the refugees are plunged into even greater danger
Technique
live action
Classification
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