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Tai-Pan (1986)

R
127 min | Adventure

Historical fiction set against the backdrop of Hong Kong in its early years of British rule.
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John Briley (screenplay) | James Clavell (novel) | Stanley Mann (screenplay)
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$ 25,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 1,863,469
Gross (USA)
$ 4,007,250
Gross (World)
$ 4,007,250
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Nov 7, 1986 (United States)

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5.6 / 10 | 1,433 votes