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Engineer Jake Holman arrives aboard the gunboat USS San Pablo, assigned to patrol a tributary of the Yangtze in the middle of exploited and revolution-torn 1926 China. His iconoclasm and cynical nature soon clash with the 'rice-bowl' system which runs the ship and the uneasy symbiosis between Chines

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 1966-12-20

Runtime 182 minutes

Budget $12m

Revenue $20m


TMDB 7.3


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