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China & the Forbidden City

1987 Rated NR 56m

Lucy Jarvis and former NBC news anchorman Edwin Newman introduce this fascinating documentary, which earned acclaim at the San Francisco Film Festival and won the Peabody Award for excellence in radio and television journalism. Jarvis, the first Westerner ever allowed to film inside Communist China, is your guide on a tour of the country's "Forbidden City," examining the opulence, grandeur and mystery of modern-day Peking.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; featurettes.