Leatrice Joy stars as an orphaned girl raised in a Chinese household in this story of crime and a clash of cultures in San Francisco’s Chinatown. Wallace Beery, J. Frank Glendon, E.A. Warren and Jack Abbe support.
Grapevine Video, no catalog number, UPC 8-42614-10333-9.
One single-sided, single-layered, Region 0NTSC DVD-R disc, 1.33:1 aspect ratio image in full-frame 4:3 (720 x 480 pixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, PCM 2.0 mono sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, 10 chapter stops; standard DVD keepcase, $14.95.
Release date: 2008.
Country of origin: USA
This budget edition has been mastered from a dark 16mm reduction print.
The film is accompanied by a music score performed on piano that was likely taken from the source print’s optical soundtrack.