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A Mad Woman (1964)

100 min - Drama - 23 December 1964
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An intriguing mix of horror and melodrama, A Mad Woman looked at traditions and the harsh treatment of women in feudal Chinese society.

Director:  Chor Yuen
Writers:  Cheng Kang,Chor Yuen,Sit Hau

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An intriguing mix of horror and melodrama, A Mad Woman looked at traditions and the harsh treatment of women in feudal Chinese society.


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Genres: Drama

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  23 December 1964

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Production Companies:  Shanlian Film Company

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Runtime:  1 h 40 min
Poster for the movie "A Spray of Plum Blossoms"

A Spray of Plum Blossoms (1931)

100 min - War, Drama - 1 April 1931
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Bai Le De and Hu Lun tung are military cadets. After graduating, Hu Lin Tung is appointed captain of Guangdong headquarters and goes away. Later, Bae Le De is also appointed to a post at the same place. Hu Lun Ting falls in love with Luo Hua, daughter of the local commander.

Director:  Wancang Bu
Stars:  Lingyu Ruan

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Bai Le De and Hu Lun tung are military cadets. After graduating, Hu Lin Tung is appointed captain of Guangdong headquarters and goes away. Later, Bae Le De is also appointed to a post at the same place. Hu Lun Ting falls in love with Luo Hua, daughter of the local commander.


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Genres: War, Drama

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Country:   China
Release Date:  1 April 1931

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Runtime:  1 h 40 min
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Along the Sungari River (1947)

115 min - Drama - 6 March 1947
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Unfortunate events beset a poor Chinese girl as she escapes from invading Japanese forces, narrowly avoids being raped, and seeks solace in a neighboring village.

Director:  Jin Shan
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Unfortunate events beset a poor Chinese girl as she escapes from invading Japanese forces, narrowly avoids being raped, and seeks solace in a neighboring village.


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Genres: Drama

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  6 March 1947

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Runtime:  1 h 55 min

Ai le zhongnian (1949)

100 min - - 3 January 1949
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Have no other info than it was part of Hong Kong Film Awards' 100 Best Chinese Movies.

Director:  Hu Sang
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Have no other info than it was part of Hong Kong Film Awards' 100 Best Chinese Movies.


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Release Date:  3 January 1949

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Runtime:  1 h 40 min

A Revolutionary Family (1961)

Communist propaganda - 2 January 1961
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Directed by Choui Khoua.

Director:  Choui Khoua

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Directed by Choui Khoua.


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Language:  普通话
Release Date:  2 January 1961

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A Dream of Red Mansions (1962)

Music - 3 August 1962
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Have no other info than it was part of Hong Kong Film Awards' 100 Best Chinese Movies.

Director:  Fan Cen
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Have no other info than it was part of Hong Kong Film Awards' 100 Best Chinese Movies.


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Genres: Music

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  3 August 1962

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Production Companies:  Shaw Brothers

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Runtime:  Duration unknown
Poster for the movie "Ashima"

Ashima (1964)

Drama, Music - 2 January 1964
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Ashima is a brave and beautiful girl of the Sani people, beloved by all. One day as she is down at the lake to fetch water, she hears the sound of a shepherd's flute coming from the hills across the lake. She replies in song.

Director:  Qiong Liu

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Ashima is a brave and beautiful girl of the Sani people, beloved by all. One day as she is down at the lake to fetch water, she hears the sound of a shepherd's flute coming from the hills across the lake. She replies in song.


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Genres: Drama, Music

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  2 January 1964

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Afanti (1980)

- 1 January 1980
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China's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1979

Director:  Lang Xiao
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China's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1979


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Release Date:  1 January 1980

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At Middle Age (1982)

- 1 November 1982
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Drama directed by Qimin Wang.

Director:  Qimin Wang

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Drama directed by Qimin Wang.


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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  1 November 1982

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A Good Woman (1985)

- 2 January 1985
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The film shows a story of struggle between the traditions of arranged marriage and love. Xingxian is a 18 year old girl who finds herself engaged to a 8 year old boy. When a young man her age comes to town, she falls in love. They eventually elope and she become the first girl from her village to break the tradition of arranged marriage.

Director:  Jian-zhong Huang

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The film shows a story of struggle between the traditions of arranged marriage and love. Xingxian is a 18 year old girl who finds herself engaged to a 8 year old boy. When a young man her age comes to town, she falls in love. They eventually elope and she become the first girl from her village to break the tradition of arranged marriage.


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Language:  普通话
Release Date:  2 January 1985

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Army Nurse (1985)

- 2 January 1985
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Directed by Mei Hu and Xiaojun Li.

Director:  Xiaojun Li, Mei Hu
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Directed by Mei Hu and Xiaojun Li.


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Release Date:  2 January 1985

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Arhats in Fury (1985)

- 13 June 1985
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Director:  Hsing-Lai Wang

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Release Date:  13 June 1985

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Poster for the movie "A Great Wall"

A Great Wall (1986)

97 min - - 30 May 1986
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When computer programmer, Leo Fang, is passed up for promotion, he feels it is because he is Chinese, and quits. He takes his Chinese-American family to Mainland China to visit his relatives, the Chao's for a vacation. The clash of cultures, between the men, wives, and teenagers, leads to some confusion, and misunderstanding.

Director:  Peter Wang

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When computer programmer, Leo Fang, is passed up for promotion, he feels it is because he is Chinese, and quits. He takes his Chinese-American family to Mainland China to visit his relatives, the Chao's for a vacation. The clash of cultures, between the men, wives, and teenagers, leads to some confusion, and misunderstanding.


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Release Date:  30 May 1986

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Runtime:  1 h 37 min
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A Better Tomorrow (1986)

R 95 min - Action, Crime, Drama - 2 August 1986
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A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.

Director:  John Woo

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A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.


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Tagline: Are the police above the law? I'll send my insurance claim to you.

Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese, English, 普通话
Release Date:  2 August 1986

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Revenue:  $4,469,460

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Production Companies:  Cinema City Company Limited

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Runtime:  1 h 35 min
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Armour of God (1986)

88 min - Adventure, Action, Comedy - 16 August 1986
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Jackie Chan stars as Asian Hawk, an Indiana Jones-style adventurer looking to make a fortune in exotic antiquities. After Hawk discovers a mysterious sword in Africa, a band of Satan-worshipping monks kidnap his ex-girlfriend Lorelei, demanding the sword as ransom as well as other pieces of the legendary Armour of God - a magical outfit dating back to the Crusades.

Director:  Jackie Chan, Eric Tsang

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Jackie Chan stars as Asian Hawk, an Indiana Jones-style adventurer looking to make a fortune in exotic antiquities. After Hawk discovers a mysterious sword in Africa, a band of Satan-worshipping monks kidnap his ex-girlfriend Lorelei, demanding the sword as ransom as well as other pieces of the legendary Armour of God - a magical outfit dating back to the Crusades.


Collections: Jackie Chan, Eric Tsang

Tagline: Jackie Chan in his greatest adventure ever!

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  16 August 1986

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Budget:  $15,000,000

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Production Companies:  Golden Harvest Company

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Runtime:  1 h 28 min
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A Chinese Ghost Story (1987)

98 min - Fantasy, Action - 18 July 1987
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Ning Tsai-Shen, a humble tax collector, arrives in a small town to carry out his work. No one is willing to give him shelter for the night, so he ends up in the haunted Lan Ro temple. There, he meets Taoist Swordsman Yen Che-Hsia, and the beautiful Nieh Hsiao-Tsing, with whom he falls in love.

Director:  Ching Siu-Tung
Writers:  Yuen Kai-Chi

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Ning Tsai-Shen, a humble tax collector, arrives in a small town to carry out his work. No one is willing to give him shelter for the night, so he ends up in the haunted Lan Ro temple. There, he meets Taoist Swordsman Yen Che-Hsia, and the beautiful Nieh Hsiao-Tsing, with whom he falls in love.


Collections: Ching Siu-Tung

Genres: Fantasy, Action

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  18 July 1987

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Production Companies:  Cinema City

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Runtime:  1 h 38 min
Poster for the movie "A Better Tomorrow II"

A Better Tomorrow II (1987)

105 min - Action, Crime, Thriller - 17 December 1987
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A restaurant owner his ex-con brother and a policeman team up to avenge the murder of his old friends daughter by the Triad.

Director:  John Woo
Writers:  John Woo

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A restaurant owner his ex-con brother and a policeman team up to avenge the murder of his old friends daughter by the Triad.


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Genres: Action, Crime, Thriller

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese, English, Italian, 普通话
Release Date:  17 December 1987

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Production Companies:  Cinema City

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Runtime:  1 h 45 min
Poster for the movie "A Woman For Two"

A Woman For Two (1988)

93 min - - 1 January 1988
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In Beijing 1930s, a young woman is torn between her lover and her disabled husband.

Director:  Zifeng Ling

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In Beijing 1930s, a young woman is torn between her lover and her disabled husband.


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Language:  普通话
Release Date:  1 January 1988

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Runtime:  1 h 33 min

A Dream in Red Mansions (1988)

Drama - 1 January 1988
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The decline of the Jia clan in imperial China.

Director:  Yuan Zhao, Tieli Xie
Writers:  Xueqin Cao, Fengsong Xie

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The decline of the Jia clan in imperial China.


Collections: Yuan Zhao, Tieli Xie

Genres: Drama

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  1 January 1988

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Runtime:  Duration unknown
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As Tears Go By (1988)

102 min - Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime, Romance - 9 June 1988
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Two parallel stories of Wah caught in the mist of a love affair with his beloved cousin, Ngor and his relationship with his triad brother, Fly, who seems to never fall out of trouble.

Director:  Wong Kar-wai
Writers:  Jeff Lau Chun-Wai, Wong Kar-wai

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Two parallel stories of Wah caught in the mist of a love affair with his beloved cousin, Ngor and his relationship with his triad brother, Fly, who seems to never fall out of trouble.


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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  9 June 1988

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Runtime:  1 h 42 min
Poster for the movie "All About Ah-Long"

All About Ah-Long (1989)

95 min - Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance - 16 March 1989
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Chow Yun-fat plays Ah-Long, a father living a low-class lifestyle, while trying to raise his son, Porky (Wong Kwan Yuen). The strong bond between father and son is tested when a chance encounter from Ah-Long's ex-girlfriend (Sylvia Chang) changes the course of their lives.

Director:  Johnnie To

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Chow Yun-fat plays Ah-Long, a father living a low-class lifestyle, while trying to raise his son, Porky (Wong Kwan Yuen). The strong bond between father and son is tested when a chance encounter from Ah-Long's ex-girlfriend (Sylvia Chang) changes the course of their lives.


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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  16 March 1989

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Production Companies:  Cinema City Co., Ltd.

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Runtime:  1 h 35 min
Poster for the movie "A Better Tomorrow III: Love and Death in Saigon"

A Better Tomorrow III: Love and Death in Saigon (1989)

114 min - War, Action, Thriller - 20 October 1989
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The year is 1974. A young Hong Kong Chinese, Mark (Chow Yun-Fat), travels to Saigon to make his fortune. There, he encounters a mysterious femme fatale, the lovely Kit. As he becomes more involved in her various underworld deals, a tragic romance develops. On the eve of the outbreak of war, Kit's past returns to endanger her, and Mark must risk everything for the one true love of his life...

Director:  Tsui Hark
Writers:  Tsui Hark

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The year is 1974. A young Hong Kong Chinese, Mark (Chow Yun-Fat), travels to Saigon to make his fortune. There, he encounters a mysterious femme fatale, the lovely Kit. As he becomes more involved in her various underworld deals, a tragic romance develops. On the eve of the outbreak of war, Kit's past returns to endanger her, and Mark must risk everything for the one true love of his life...


Collections: Tsui Hark

Genres: War, Action, Thriller

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese, English, Italian, Tiếng Việt
Release Date:  20 October 1989

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Production Companies:  Film Workshop, Golden Princess Film Production Ltd.

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Runtime:  1 h 54 min
Poster for the movie "Armour of God II: Operation Condor"

Armour of God II: Operation Condor (1991)

PG-13 106 min - Crime, Action, Comedy, Thriller, Adventure - 7 February 1991
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Agent Jackie is hired to find WWII Nazi gold hidden in the Sahara desert. He teams up with three bungling women (the 3 stooges?) who are all connected in some way. However a team of mercenries have ideas on the ownership of the gold. A battle / chase ensues as to who gets there first. Lots of choregraphed Kung-Fu and quirky Chan humour.

Director:  Jackie Chan

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Agent Jackie is hired to find WWII Nazi gold hidden in the Sahara desert. He teams up with three bungling women (the 3 stooges?) who are all connected in some way. However a team of mercenries have ideas on the ownership of the gold. A battle / chase ensues as to who gets there first. Lots of choregraphed Kung-Fu and quirky Chan humour.


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Tagline: On his most dangerous mission ever, the world's toughest secret agent isn't going in alone.

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  7 February 1991

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Production Companies:  Golden Harvest Company

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Runtime:  1 h 46 min
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A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)

104 min - Action, Comedy, Horror, Fantasy - 18 July 1991
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Having slept for a century, the monstrous Tree Devil is now awaken and starts finding lost souls again. One stormy night, a wise High Priest and his student Fong pass by the Orchid Temple and realize that it is haunted. Fong encounters two evil spirits, the seductive Lotus and her hated sister Butterfly in the temple. Although Fong knows his master wants to capture them, he finds himself being attracted by them so he sets them free. The monks stay at the temple has to be prolonged since Fong carelessly loses the valuable Gold Buddha. Later on, they come to a corrupt local town, while the High Priest meets Yin by chance and a series of misunderstandings evolve. Meanwhile, Fong encounters Lotus again and finds himself falling in love with her.......

Director:  Ching Siu-Tung
Writers:  Roy Szeto, Tsui Hark

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Having slept for a century, the monstrous Tree Devil is now awaken and starts finding lost souls again. One stormy night, a wise High Priest and his student Fong pass by the Orchid Temple and realize that it is haunted. Fong encounters two evil spirits, the seductive Lotus and her hated sister Butterfly in the temple. Although Fong knows his master wants to capture them, he finds himself being attracted by them so he sets them free. The monks stay at the temple has to be prolonged since Fong carelessly loses the valuable Gold Buddha. Later on, they come to a corrupt local town, while the High Priest meets Yin by chance and a series of misunderstandings evolve. Meanwhile, Fong encounters Lotus again and finds himself falling in love with her.......


Collections: Ching Siu-Tung

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  18 July 1991

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Production Companies:  Film Workshop

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Runtime:  1 h 44 min

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