China Seas

When earthy Dolly Portland is rejected by Captain Gaskell in favor of a socialite, she aids Jamesy McCardle, in league with Malay pirates, in his plot to seize his ship.
China Seas
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Format:  DVD-R
item number:  779E9

DVD-R Details

  • Run Time: 1 hours, 27 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Released: August 18, 2020
  • Originally Released: 1935
  • Label: Warner Archives

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Total Count: 5


User Ratings: 585
Rating: 2.5/5 -- There's so much going on that it's easy to be distracted into feeling like you've seen something. Full Review
Goatdog's Movies
Jun 9, 2007
Rating: B -- Highly entertaining because of the marvelous cast. Full Review
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Nov 5, 2004
Rating: B- -- A typical MGM star vehicle of the Depression era, benefiting from strong chemistry between Gable and Harlow. Full Review
Feb 24, 2012
China Seas addresses the moral clichés of previous films with a curious sense of humor that is born from the dialogue, written with skill and talent. [Full Review in Spanish] Full Review
El Pais (Spain)
Aug 23, 2019
China Seas is as stirring a melodrama as you are likely to come across during the current movie season, one violent climax leading into another and frequently overlapping it. Full Review
Maclean's Magazine
Oct 8, 2019

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Rugged Captain Alan Gaskell (Clark Gable) sails the perilous waters between Hong Kong and Singapore with a secret cargo: a fortune in British gold. That's not the only risky cargo he carries. Both his fiery mistress (Jean Harlow) and his refined fiancée (Rosalind Russell) are aboard.
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  • Sales Rank: 35,994
  • UPC: 883929718429
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