Overall Rank: 1350
Average Rating: 3/4
# of Ratings: 39
Theatrical Release Date: 12/20/1966
Genre: Drama, Romance
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Robert Wise
Actors: Steve McQueen, Richard Attenborough, Richard Crenna, Candice Bergen, Emmanuelle Arsan, Gavin MacLeod
Plot: In 1926 China, the U.S.S. San Pablo patrols a Yangtze tributary. When engineer Jake Holman joins the crew, his personality clashes with those aboard and the local population. Everything comes to a head when the ship is ordered to crash through a river-boom. -- Chris Kavan
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Indyfreak - wrote on 08/06/2014
One of the most underrated Hollywood epics ever! Featuring a strong cast led by Steve McQueen who gives his best performance, this 3 hour war adventure examines America's place in the Far East during the tumultuous civil war that gripped China during the 1920s. Both critical and celebratory of American imperialism in a thoughtful manner not seen in historical movies these days. And there's plenty of action, romance, and drama to boot!
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