Cover image for Broken blossoms, or, The yellow man and the girl
Title:
Broken blossoms, or, The yellow man and the girl
Author:
Burke, Thomas, 1886-1945. Chink and the child.
Uniform Title:
Broken blossoms (Motion picture : 1919)
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
New York : Kino on Video, 2001.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
A young Chinaman in London's squalid Limehouse district hopes to spread the peaceful philosophy of his Eastern religion. He befriends a pitiful street waif who is mistreated by her brutal father. Nursing her back to health, tragedy results when an unspoken romance flowers between them.
General Note:
Deluxe ed.

Special features: Filmed introduction by Lillian Gish, including excerpts from Gish's film, Romola (1925, MGM), complete text of Thomas Burke's original story, recording of the 1919 song, "Broken blossoms, " D. W. Griffith on leading ladies, and about the score.

Videodisc release digitally remastered from a 33mm print at the correct projection spped, with color tints, and a new score by Joseph Turrin recorded in digital stereo.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
UPC:
038329019624
Format :
DVD

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