Forbidden City (1918) - Rotten Tomatoes

Forbidden City (1918)





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Movie Info

An early movie that tells the story of San San, a young Chinese woman who falls in love with a western diplomat and has his child to the disappointment of her father.


Thomas Meighan
as John Worden
M.W. Rale
as Ching Li
Reed Hamilton
as Lieutenant Philip Halbert
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Critic Reviews for Forbidden City

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (2)

The scenic and atmospheric details are elaborately splendid, and the general acting and direction of a very high order.

December 16, 2019 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Sidney A. Franklin, who directed the picture... succeeded in photographing many rich and beautiful scenes.

March 25, 2006 | Full Review…

Tho Forbidden City has everything to recommend it. There is a beautiful story, splendid direction and a strong supporting cast, with the star doing the best work that we ever have seen her do.

December 16, 2019 | Full Review…

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