IMDb > Raise the Red Lantern (1991) > Reviews & Ratings - IMDb
Da hong deng long gao gao gua
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guide
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

Reviews & Ratings for
Raise the Red Lantern More at IMDbPro »Da hong deng long gao gao gua (original title)

Write review
Filter: Hide Spoilers:
Page 1 of 3:[1] [2] [3] [Next]
Full reviews  |  Show all 103 reviews in total 

1.

Brutal politics in a marriage of concubines

10/10
Author: Dennis Littrell on 12 February 2001
2.

Exquisite haunting whispers of China

10/10
Author: Deidra (writeverse@hotmail.com) on 29 November 2004
3.

A Masterpiece beyond the definition

Author: urlamajor (urlamajor@aol.com) on 27 December 2003
4.

Engrossing from the first moments

10/10
Author: jonr-3 on 3 March 2004
5.

Beyond words

10/10
Author: jeff_stryker on 7 November 2000
6.

A Lyrical Beauty

10/10
Author: gbheron on 26 December 2000
7.

Masterpiece

10/10
Author: joe_ng29 on 16 August 2004
8.

Shocking, thought-provoking and very well-made.

8/10
Author: Glowstick Chick (glowstickchick@startrekmail.com) on 9 November 2001
9.

Amazing film of domestic tragedy in 1920s China

Author: pooch-8 on 2 February 1999
10.

Exquisite film from a master storyteller

Author: Marta on 17 October 1998
11.

Gong Li

9/10
Author: marisol (patita@mmail.com.py) on 7 March 2002
12.

Four Houses

Author: tedg (tedg@filmsfolded.com) on 19 March 2008
13.

An awesomely emotive and touching performance

10/10
Author: John Ruffle on 11 July 2006
14.

Haunting, horrific . . . a monster movie in all but the genre

10/10
Author: Delmare on 12 August 2008
15.

The Impossible Exit

10/10
Author: two-rivers on 20 March 2000
16.

Haunting, yet beautiful

8/10
Author: olgaryabaya on 13 June 2006
17.

A Beautiful Film

10/10
Author: hcour on 19 November 2007
18.

Existential Property: Living Furniture

10/10
Author: ArchAngel Michael on 17 August 2016
19.

A longer view

Author: (hron@mediaone.net) on 24 September 2000
20.

Still Remains in my Memory!

10/10
Author: larrysmile1 on 24 March 2006
21.

This movie will haunt you.

10/10
Author: girl_pearce on 26 December 2012
22.

Stunning masterpiece! Subtle but so effective.

10/10
Author: thomvic on 25 September 2010
23.

Psychological thriller about 1920's Concubine life in China.

9/10
Author: tomaspatricio on 4 July 2006
24.

Subtitler of Incredible Power

Author: secragt on 10 October 2003
25.

poignant and beautiful

9/10
Author: studentgrant75 on 7 January 2010
26.

Exotic and hopeless; how does one describe great sadness?

10/10
Author: Terrell-4 on 10 May 2008
27.

Incredibly Memorable

9/10
Author: Rachel on 9 August 2006
28.

We are all the Master's Robes

10/10
Author: Meganeguard on 30 August 2005
29.

Bhavachakra (Wheel of Becoming)

Author: chaos-rampant on 18 January 2016
30.

Raise the Red Lantern (1991)

10/10
Author: mevmijaumau on 15 April 2015
31.

silently deadly

8/10
Author: Samiam3 on 12 August 2009
32.

One master, four wives, too much conflict

8/10
Author: jackpf18 on 7 June 2007
33.

Beautiful and Tragic

7/10
Author: babysweets718 on 7 June 2007
34.

An Extraordinary Achievement

Author: Junker-2 on 10 March 2001
35.

A True Work of Art

9/10
Author: Falcon-51 on 18 June 2000
36.

The fate of three loving women

10/10
Author: andré grisell (qcw832q@tninet.se) on 8 June 1999
37.

Yimou Zhang & Li Gong equals much pleasure

9/10
Author: lastliberal on 17 February 2008
38.

Masterfully written and beautifully filmed

9/10
Author: Harrison on 16 June 2006
39.

Very beautiful film

10/10
Author: jenweeks21 on 24 August 2003
40.

A Game of Light

9/10
Author: kurosawakira on 12 January 2014
41.

The Perfect Depiction of Competition and Deception

10/10
Author: Pat M on 9 April 2013
42.

Beautiful to look at and engrossing plot

10/10
Author: primona on 12 February 2013
43.

Mr. Yimou's use of colour is unmatched!

9/10
Author: worst-nightmare13 on 17 October 2012
44.

A bird trapped in a cage

8/10
Author: Champcai on 19 July 2012
45.

Film review of Raise The Red Lantern

9/10
Author: wenxin5767 on 12 September 2010
46.

Plot slow in the start but flows with motivation. Use of Colour is motivated.

9/10
Author: timothychan (timothychan@reallyfast.biz) on 12 August 2002
47.

Beautiful, wonderfully acted, haunting drama

8/10
Author: Cathy Young (cathyyoung63@aol.com) on 18 May 2000
48.

OMG: Scary like Hitchcock: a slow terror that creeps up.

10/10
Author: cjorgensen-3 on 11 January 2012
49.

Great, Uncannily Crafty, Two Thumbs Up!

9/10
Author: Shahriar Kabir (shahriar_xclusive@hotmail.com) on 18 April 2011
50.

The film cemented Zhang Yimou's status as a leading figure in world cinema and reaffirmed the vibrancy of Chinese cinema.

10/10
Author: G K on 27 June 2010

Page 1 of 3:[1] [2] [3] [Next]

Add another review


Related Links

Plot summary Plot synopsis Ratings
Awards External reviews Parents Guide
Plot keywords Main details Your user reviews
Your vote history