The Lady from Shanghai

  |  Book Tickets: 03/08/1998
  |  Buy to Own: 03/08/1998
  |  Watch Now: 22/06/2009
  |  87 min
Rated PG by the BBFC


Orson Welles directs, produces, writes and stars in this maritime film noir. When unemployed Irishman Michael O'Hara (Welles) saves Elsa Bannister (Rita Hayworth) from a group of thugs, she repays him by getting him a position on her husband Arthur (Everett Sloane)'s yacht, as a deckhand. It soon becomes clear that Elsa has eyes for O'Hara and wants her husband out of the way. O'Hara, although resisting Elsa's advances, finds himself becoming embroiled in a web of intrigue and murder. Everett Sloane and Glenn Anders also star.

mild violence, scenes of smoking
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