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The Lovers (1994)

Liang zhu (original title)
During the Eastern Jin Dynasty, parents dress a pretty girl like a boy, so she may be educated in a local boarding school. There, she falls in love with a poor, but industrious young man. However, their short love affair ends in disaster.

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Credited cast:
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Chu, Ying-tai
Nicky Wu ...
Liang, Shan-po
Carrie Ng ...
Ying-tai's Mother
Elvis Tsui ...
Ying-tai's Father
Shun Lau ...
Cheung-Kwai
Xing Sun
Linda Jui-Chi Liu
Ping-Ying Hou
Kuan Kuan
Shen Yuen
Tung-Chuen Cheng
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Peter Ho ...
(as Yun-tung Ho)
Hai-Yung Shen ...
Shan-po's Mother
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In 3A.D., during the Eastern Jin Dynasty, parents dress a very pretty, very privileged girl like a boy so she may be educated in a local boarding school. There, she falls in love with a poor, but handsome and industrious young man, but their short love affair ends in disaster. Written by <ssrich@cityu.edu.hk>

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Life is fleeting as a butterfly.

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Drama | Fantasy | Romance

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The most beautiful love story ever told...

Tsui Hark, the master of action movie, gave us this incredibly beautiful love story.The direction is superb, the actors are great and you will find this strange but hypnotic sense of fantasy and poetry that you always find in the Chinese tales. If you don't cry at the end your heart is made of stone ! A unique masterpiece, a lot more better than Romeo + Juliet (a good movie, too!)


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