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Title of the Film EAST MEETS WEST
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1936
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 74
Length (in meters) 2015
Colour b/w
Based on/Source Play "The Lake of Life" by Edwin Greenwood
Production Companies Gaumont-British
Producer(s) Haworth Bromley
Director Herbert Mason
Cast George Arliss, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle, Romney Brent, Norma Varden, Ralph Truman
Literature Times, 31 August 1936.
Monthly Film Bulletin, vol. 3, no. 32 (August 1936).
Picturegoer Weekly, 24 October 1936.
New York Times, 31 October 1936.
Special notes Art direction by Oscar F. Werndorff. Costumes by Joe Strassner.

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