Merchant of Shanghai

Release date:TBD


Director:Taylor Hackford

MPAA Rating:N/A



Genre:Drama, Biography

Plot Summary:

An English-language biopic about opium dealer and property magnate Silas Hardoon, who transformed Shanghai in the 19th century. Hardoon was a Baghdad Jew who immigrated to Shanghai, became a kingpin in the opium trade, and helped transform Shanghai from an obscure backwater to a major international city.