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Taipei Story

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Taipei Story (1985)

120 min - Drama - 1 January 1985
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A young woman urgently seeks to navigate the maze of contemporary Taipei and find a future. She hopes that her boyfriend Lung is the key to the future, but Lung is stuck in a past that combines baseball and traditional loyalty that leads him to squander his nest egg bailing her father out of financial trouble.

Director:  Edward Yang

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A young woman urgently seeks to navigate the maze of contemporary Taipei and find a future. She hopes that her boyfriend Lung is the key to the future, but Lung is stuck in a past that combines baseball and traditional loyalty that leads him to squander his nest egg bailing her father out of financial trouble.


Collections: Edward Yang

Genres: Drama

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Country:   Taiwan
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  1 January 1985

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Production Companies:  Evergreen Film Company

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Runtime:  2 h 00 min

A young lady struggles desperately to find her way through the maze of modern Taipei and secure her future. She thinks that her lover Lung will hold the key to the future, but Lung is mired in a history that involves traditional loyalty and baseball, which causes him to go through his savings to get her father out of a tight spot.

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