The World of Suzie Wong (1960)
Based on the 1957 novel written by Richard Mason and its subsequent stage production. Starring William Holden, Nancy Kwan, Sylvia Syms, Michael Wilding, and Jacqui Chan.
Robert Lomax (Holden) is an American architect pushing forty who moves to Hong Kong to pursue his dream of being a painter. En route he meets bargirl Suzie Wong's (Kwan) alter ego Mee Ling, her father a very rich man and she's not dirty street girl, on board the Star Ferry. It is through this chance meeting that the rest of the story unfolds.
Nancy Kwan on the cover of Life on October 24, 1960
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