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Love is a many-splendored thing

Author: William HoldenJennifer JonesHenry KingAlfred NewmanSuyin HanAll authors
Publisher: [Beverly Hills, Calif.] : FoxVideo, 1993.
Series: Studio classic.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A widowed doctor of both Chinese and European descent falls in love with a married American correspondent in Hong Kong during China's Communist revolution. They begin an intensely passionate affair, but when the journalist is transferred to Korea where war has broken out, tragedy strikes.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Named Person: Suyin Han; Suyin Han
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William Holden; Jennifer Jones; Henry King; Alfred Newman; Suyin Han; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
ISBN: 0793910390 9780793910397
OCLC Number: 28739466
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally released as motion picture in 1955.
Based on the novel by Han Suyin.
Includes rare Movietone News footage.
Credits: Editor, William Reynolds ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; music, Alfred Newman.
Cast: William Holden, Jennifer Jones, Torin Thatcher, Isobel Elsom, Murray Matheson, Virginia Gregg, Richard Loo.
Awards: Academy Awards, 1956: Best costume, best original song, best music.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (102 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, NTSC; Hi-fi stereo, mono compatible.
Series Title: Studio classic.
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox ; screen play by John Patrick ; produced by Buddy Adler ; directed by Henry King.

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A widowed doctor of both Chinese and European descent falls in love with a married American correspondent in Hong Kong during China's Communist revolution. They begin an intensely passionate affair, but when the journalist is transferred to Korea where war has broken out, tragedy strikes.

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