The Forbidden City

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The Forbidden City ★★ 1918

San San is a young Chinese maiden who has the misfortune to fall in love with a Western diplomat. After he is sent away on business San San keeps secret the fact she has born her lover a child but her actions are unforgiven by her father, a deposed mandarin. 72m/B VHS . Norma Talmadge, Thomas Meighan; D: Sidney Franklin.