Muzhi Yuan

Yuan Muzhi (袁牧之; March 3, 1909 – January 30, 1978) was an actor and director from the Republic of China and later of the People’s Republic of China.

Yuan Muzhi Filmography

Poster for the movie "Street Angel"

Street Angel

Praised by contemporary reviewers for its vivid portrayal of the urban underclass in 1930s China. Loosely based on Frank Borzage’s silent classic, SEVENTH HEAVEN.

Dushi fengguang

A novelist uses all his money to buy gifts for the woman he loves who in turn is also seeing a business man, using him for expensive presents. As a consequence the writer is unable to pay the rent, whilst the womans family goes hungry as her fathers business suffers. A joyful comedy that expresses the dangers of consumerism for the careless spender.