Approved | | Adventure, Crime, Drama
When Jane Hoyt's journalist husband disappears in the 1950s China she arrives in Hong Kong determined to find him but meets shady shipping magnate Hank Lee.
Average Shot Length = ~10.1 seconds. Median Shot Length = ~10.6 seconds.
Now that we've had our exercise, I suppose it would be presumptuous... to ask whither this slave ship is bound.
The Communist Chinese "gunboat" in the chase sequence was shown firing a Royal Navy pattern 6-pdr (Hotchkiss 57mm). However, close-ups of the gun crew showed what appeared to be a U.S. Navy pattern 3-in 23 caliber "boat gun" (same type used on the U.S. gunboat in the later "Sand Pebbles").
Opening credits prologue: HONG KONG CROWN COLONY
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