The Toll of the Sea

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The Toll of the Sea

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The Toll of the Sea

Release Date: January 22, 1923

Year    :   1923
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Genres    :   Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   Metro Pictures Corporation, Technicolor Motion Picture Corporation
Director    :   Chester M. Franklin
Producers    :   Herbert T. Kalmus
Writers    :   Frances Marion, Frances Marion
RunTime    :   56 mins.

While visiting China, an American man falls in love with a young Chinese woman, but he then has second thoughts about the relationship. The plot is a variation of the Madame Butterfly story, set in China instead of Japan. The Toll of the Sea was one of the first and most successful Technicolor feature films.

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