StoryIn 1930s Shanghai, a blind and disillusioned former U.S. diplomat forms a relationship with a young refugee White Russian countess who has been reduced to a sordid life in the city's bars, working as a taxi driver and occasional prostitute to support members of her late husband's aristocratic family.
|Natasha Richardson||Countess Sofia Belinskya|
|Lynn Redgrave||Olga Belinskya|
|John Wood||Prince Peter Belinsky|
|Vanessa Redgrave||Princess Vera Belinskya|
|Allan Corduner||Samuel Feinstein|
|Ralph Fiennes||Todd Jackson|