The 7th Dawn (DVD)
William Holden, Tetsuro Tamba and Capucine star in this classic drama film from director Lewis Gilbert, where political and personal intrigues collide after the conclusion of WWII in Malaya.
Based on the 1960s novel The Durian Tree by Michael Keon and stunningly filmed on location in Malaysia.
After the end of World War II, three friends who fought the Japanese are assigned to very different sides of the Communist insurgency.
Major Ferris (Holden) becomes the owner of a rubber plantation, his mistress Dhana (Capucine) is the head of a schoolteachers union and Ng (Tamba) travels to Moscow to seek an education. When Ng returns a changed man Dhana finds she is torn between the two men.
Running Time: 123 minutes
Region: Region 2
Release Date: 23 Feb. 2015