Clark Gable with actress Li Lihua in Hong Kong in November 1954. Photo: SCMP Clark Gable with actress Li Lihua in Hong Kong in November 1954. Photo: SCMP
Clark Gable with actress Li Lihua in Hong Kong in November 1954. Photo: SCMP

When Clark Gable came to Hong Kong to film Soldier of Fortune, he found the people to be ‘charming’

  • The Hollywood star, who came to the colony in 1954, told reporters that he ‘enjoyed every minute of his stay’
  • When Soldier of Fortune was released, most critics ‘thought the pictures of the city better than the story’

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Clark Gable with actress Li Lihua in Hong Kong in November 1954. Photo: SCMP Clark Gable with actress Li Lihua in Hong Kong in November 1954. Photo: SCMP
Clark Gable with actress Li Lihua in Hong Kong in November 1954. Photo: SCMP
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