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Boli zhi cheng (1998)

Not Rated | | History, Romance | 28 October 1998 (Hong Kong)
While attending their respective parent's funeral in London, two strangers discover their parent's secret love affair spanning across three decades and two continents. (Chinese with English subtitles).

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Cheuk-Wing Chan
Chui Hing Chan
Ga-Ying Chan
Git-Chi Chan
Jun-Shing Chan
Man-Ho Chan
Ka-Hung Cheng
Ka-lun Cheung
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While attending their respective parent's funeral in London, two strangers discover their parent's secret love affair spanning across three decades and two continents. (Chinese with English subtitles).

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Gum sang but joi
Music by Dick Lee
Lyrics by Xi Lin
Performed by Leon Lai
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Fun to watch
1 March 2008 | by See all my reviews

Now this is about as funny a movie as anyone like that can get. Do not ever mind the detractors. This here is real fun to watch. Not a "documentary" like some blame. Nor pretentious like others pretended to believe. It is a really fun movie to watch..I find no better way nor phrase to express it.

Every aspect of the film, be it tragic incidents, comic relief or just plain student-life-reality, has got such a kinetic energy to it that you never get bored. Even when subject matter delves into territory of cliché, movie's execution is so bloody brilliant that you somehow feel brazenly energetic. A movie for the young of heart.


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