About the film
based on novel or book interracial relationship
The Red Lantern
Release Date: May 04, 1919
|Production Companies||:||Metro Pictures Corporation|
|Writers||:||June Mathis, Edith Wherry|
Mahlee and Blanche Sackville are half-sisters, Blanche the daughter of an Englishman and his wife, Mahlee of the Englishman and his Chinese mistress. Mahlee rejects her people and attempts to find a life for herself among the Europeans. But she finds the color line impossible to pass and returns to lead her Chinese people in rebellion.