Broken Blossoms

  |  Buy to Own: 18/04/2011
Rated PG by the BBFC


Remake of D.W. Griffith's silent movie, based on the novel 'The Chink and the Child' by Thomas Burke. Lucy Burrows (Dolly Haas) is a young Londoner who is the victim of frequent violent attacks at the hands of her alcoholic father. She befriends Chen (Emlyn Williams), a Chinese man who is trying to promote a peaceful Buddhist way of life. Learning of Lucy's plight, Chen helps her to escape her father, but the abusive drunk soon comes looking for them, intent on seeking revenge.

Contains mild violence, threat and discriminatory language
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