Xianzhai Wang

Poster for the movie "A Married Couple in Name Only"

A Married Couple in Name Only

“A Married Couple in Name Only” is a drama directed by Bu Wancang, featuring Ruan Lingyu, Huang Junfu, and others in its cast. The film tells the story of a smart and beautiful woman, Shi Miaowen, who, due to the old custom of “betrothal by finger-pointing,” marries a foolish husband, Fang Shaolian. Later, Fang Shaolian dies of scarlet fever, and Shi Miaowen endures the agony of widowhood, resolved to never marry again.

Poster for the movie "Burning of the Red Lotus Monastery"

Burning of the Red Lotus Monastery

After being defeated in a fight by a local gang, local official Lu Fengyang sends his weak and sickly son Lu Xiaoqing to study with a master of the Kunlun school of martial arts. Recovered and strong, he comes upon the Red Lotus Temple, and puts up there for the night. Unable to sleep, he begins looking around the palatial temple, and discovers a room decorated with many images of Buddhist demons, and an altar … Read more