Music directorHeinz Eric Roemheld Duration LanguageEnglish
Release dateOctober 23, 1930 (1930-10-23) WriterJohn B. Hymer (play), Tom Reed (screenplay), Winifred Reeve, Samuel Shipman (play) CastLupe Vélez (Ming Toy), Lew Ayres (Billy Benson), Edward G. Robinson (Charlie Yong), E. Alyn Warren (Lo Sang Kee), Tetsu Komai (Hop Toy), Henry Kolker (Mr. Benson) Similar movies360, The Heartbreak Kid, The Big Knife, The Man behind the Courtyard House, China: The Panda Adventure, The Whole Truth
TaglineSold into bondage when the Love Boat sailed!
East Is West is a 1930 American Pre-Code crime drama film produced and distributed by Universal Pictures. It was directed by Monta Bell and stars Lupe Velez, Lew Ayres and Edward G. Robinson. It is based on a 1918 Broadway play, East is West, which starred Fay Bainter. A silent film version from 1922, also titled East Is West, starred Constance Talmadge.
E. Alyn Warren reprises his role from the silent version.