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The Painted Veil (1934)

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85 min | Drama, Romance

A wife neglected by her husband, a medical researcher in China, falls in love with a dashing diplomatic attaché.
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Writers
John Meehan (screen play) | Salka Viertel (screen play) | Edith Fitzgerald (screen play) | W. Somerset Maugham (from the novel by)
Cinematographer
William H. Daniels (photographed by) (as William Daniels)
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Release date
Nov 23, 1934 (United States)

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Greta Garbo
Katrin Katrin   See fewer
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Herbert Marshall
Walter Fane Walter Fane   See fewer
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George Brent
Jack Townsend Jack Townsend   See fewer
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Warner Oland
General Yu General Yu   See fewer
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Jean Hersholt
Herr Koerber Herr Koerber   See fewer
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Bodil Rosing
Frau Koerber Frau Koerber   See fewer
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Katharine Alexander
Mrs. Townsend Mrs. Townsend   See fewer
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Forrester Harvey
Waddington Waddington   See fewer
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Robert Adair
Polo Player (scenes deleted) Polo Player (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Mariska Aldrich
German Teacher (scenes deleted) German Teacher (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Maidena Armstrong
German (scenes deleted) German (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Billy Bevan
Bridegroom (scenes deleted) Bridegroom (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Beulah Bondi
Frau Koerber (scenes deleted) Frau Koerber (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Walter Brennan
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W.H. Davis
German (scenes deleted) German (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Vernon Dent
Chief of Police (scenes deleted) Chief of Police (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Flora Finch
German (scenes deleted) German (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Lawrence Grant
English Governor (scenes deleted) English Governor (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Leyland Hodgson
Polo Player (scenes deleted) Polo Player (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Otto Hoffman
Husband (scenes deleted) Husband (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Jane Keckley
German Teacher (scenes deleted) German Teacher (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Lillian Leighton
German Teacher (scenes deleted) German Teacher (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Gus Leonard
Major Domo (scenes deleted) Major Domo (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Jack 'Tiny' Lipson
Fat Man (scenes deleted) Fat Man (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Mary MacLaren
Motherly Woman (scenes deleted) Motherly Woman (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Robert McKenzie
Jovial German (scenes deleted) Jovial German (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Phil Ormsby
Polo Player (scenes deleted) Polo Player (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Jack Perry
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Delmar Watson
Crying Boy (scenes deleted) Crying Boy (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Dorothea Wolbert
Stuttering Woman (scenes deleted) Stuttering Woman (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Ricca Allen
Fish-Faced Mother (uncredited) Fish-Faced Mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alice Cooke
Curious Woman (uncredited) Curious Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Don
Chinese Officer (uncredited) Chinese Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Herbert Farjeon
Dr. Simons (uncredited) Dr. Simons (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Forbes
Mrs. Braithwaite (uncredited) Mrs. Braithwaite (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ethel Griffies
Lady Coldchester (uncredited) Lady Coldchester (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeffrey Halse
Ricketts (uncredited) Ricketts (uncredited)   See fewer
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Olaf Hytten
Dr. Somerset (uncredited) Dr. Somerset (uncredited)   See fewer
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Colin Kenny
Englishman (uncredited) Englishman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jane Kerr
Cruel Woman (uncredited) Cruel Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Laura Lau
Specialty Dancer (uncredited) Specialty Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lillian Lawrence
Spinster (uncredited) Spinster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Lee
Fane's Chinese Servant (uncredited) Fane's Chinese Servant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Loo
Chinese Peasant (uncredited) Chinese Peasant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Keye Luke
Shay Key Fong (uncredited) Shay Key Fong (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margaret Mann
Mother Superior (uncredited) Mother Superior (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leo McCabe
Pendergrass (uncredited) Pendergrass (uncredited)   See fewer
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Toshia Mori
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Henry Mowbray
Lord Coldchester (uncredited) Lord Coldchester (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leonard Mudie
Barrett - Townsend's Secretary (uncredited) Barrett - Townsend's Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louie Oui
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Susanne Ransom
Child (uncredited) Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Camille Rovelle
Fish-Faced Girl (uncredited) Fish-Faced Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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Y.C. Shui
Tong Chin (uncredited) Tong Chin (uncredited)   See fewer
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Terry Spencer
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Lee Tinn
Dr. Jupie (uncredited) Dr. Jupie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hans von Morhart
Heinrich - the Bridegroom (uncredited) Heinrich - the Bridegroom (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Wang
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Harry Wilson
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6.6 / 10 | 1,195 votes