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Le palanquin des larmes (1987)

The story of three generations of a family in Shanghai against the backdrop of tumultuous times.

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Credited cast:
Jie Chen ...
Chow Chen Lie (child)
Zongying Huang ...
Judy Wang (as Huang Zhong Yin)
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Wei Hi
Gao Junxia ...
Mei Ling
Gabriel Monnet ...
L'aveugle
Henry O ...
Uncle King (as Jiang Xi Ren)
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Yi Qing ...
Chow Chen Lie (adult)
Beulah Quo ...
Mme Chen
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Tsong Hai
Ysé Tran
Huai-Qing Tu ...
Chow Ching Lie Adolescent
Yemang Zhou ...
Yu Wang (as Zhou Yiemang)
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The story of three generations of a family in Shanghai against the backdrop of tumultuous times.

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4 May 1989 (Belgium)  »

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