The Bitter Tea of General Yen, 1933

The Bitter Tea of General Yen, 1933, Columbia Pictures, dir Frank Capra
(also known as La Grande Muraille, La Amargura Del General Yen, Kinesflickans hämnd)

For this film, MGM loaned Asther out to Columbia, and he made what the critic Hans Wollstein called 'perhaps his finest performance'.



Lobby cards
Promotional Stills

Scenes from the film

Magazine articles, advertisements and press packs

Cine Mirroir Magazine, June 1934
Behind the scenes
Barbara Stanwyck cuts her birthday cake
Director Frank Capra with Nils Asther and Barbara Stanwyck

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4: Talkies with MGM 1930-1933
5: The Bitter Tea of General Yen