Yellow Cargo (1936)

Director
Crane Wilbur

Main cast
Conrad Nagel; Eleanor Hunt; Vince Barnett; Jack La Rue; Claudia Dell

Genres
Drama, Action, Crime

Description
An investigator looks into the activities of a movie producer he believes is involved in smuggling Asians into the U.S.


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