One Way Passage
One Way Passage (1932)

William Powell plays a condemned murderer who is being transported from Hong Kong to San Quentin by way of a luxury liner. Also on board is the lovely Kay Francis, who is suffering from a fatal heart condition. The sympathetic detective… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 1, 1932
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Tragic romance with a classic premise.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This is a breezy story.

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Tim Brayton
Antagony & Ecstasy

The very best women's picture of the 1930s.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

A beautiful little movie that has weathered its 80 years effortlessly.

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Stella Dallas
what a great movie. the plot may sound ridiculous but it works like a charm. tragedy should always be this much fun. the supporting characters deserve… More
cody franklin
Very entertaing little gem about two doomed souls who meet and fall in love on a boat on it's way to San Francisco from Hong Kong. Powell and Francis have… More
jay nixon
William Powell and Kay Francis are well matched in this ultra romantic but somewhat preposterous weepie. Frank McHugh and particularly Aline MacMahon are a lot… More
Keith Munley
Great film about a couple of people who's futures do not look good, and they meet on a boat from Hong Kong to San Francisco. Just a great story, great… More