The General Died at Dawn Poster

Release Date: 1936

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Soldier of fortune O'Hara (Gary Cooper) falls into a conflict between warlords when General Yang (Akim Tamiroff) and General Wu each attempt to purchase arms to control the Chinese provinces. Single-minded American Peter Perrie, desperate to get money to return home with his daughter Judy (Madeleine Carroll), intervenes, abducting O'Hara and stealing the gun money. The wrath of the warlords come down on all, and O'Hara finds his loyalties are sorely tested when he falls in love with Judy.

Cast: Gary Cooper, Madeleine Carroll, Akim Tamiroff, Dudley Digges, Porter Hall, William Frawley, J.M. Kerrigan, Philip Ahn

Director: Lewis Milestone

Genres: Adventure

Keywords: Rivalry, Father, Tense, Love, 1930s, Rescue, Pursuit, Engaging