B&W : [?] Eight or Nine? reels / 8322 feet
Directed by Emmett J. Flynn
Cast: John Gilbert [William Fielding; and David Fielding, his son], Mickey Moore [David Fielding, at age 5], Frankie Lee [David Fielding, at age 10], George Siegmann [Foo Chang], William V. Mong [Li Clung], George Nichols [?] (George O. Nicholls)? [Jonathan Fielding], Anna May Wong [the lotus blossom], Rosemary Theby [the weaver of dreams], Doris Pawn [Winifred Wellington], Red Kirby [‘Once-Over’ Jake]
Fox Film Corporation production; distributed by Fox Film Corporation. / Scenario by Emmett J. Flynn and Bernard McConville, from an adaptation by Emmett J. Flynn and Bernard McConville of the short story “Cung” by Max Brand (Frederick Schiller Faust). Cinematography by Lucien Andriot. Presented by William Fox. / © 18 August 1921 by William Fox [LP17116]. Premiered 31 July 1921 in New York, New York. General release, 16 October 1921. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Alaska - Authors: Max Brand (Frederick Schiller Faust) (1892-1944) - Chinese-Americans - Drugs: Opium - USA: California: San Francisco
Listing updated: 2 August 2009.
References: Website-AFI : with additional information provided by Pete Jones.