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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
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Git-Chi Chan
Jun-Shing Chan
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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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The best romance film to watch with your ex-girlfriend
10 June 1999 | by See all my reviews

This movie is so sweet that I gave it a score of 8/10 already when I was at 1/3 of this film. When I watched it till the end, it won my heart totally and got a score of 10/10!

This film reminds me Leon Lai's previous film Tianmimi(1986) which won Best Picture of Hongkong Film Award. Both love story films also describe social and political happenings of their time which made them a classic.

I was deeply touched by this movie not just for love story part, but for the plot of hardship life of studying abroad in 70's, political demonstration, language barrier, and Hongkong's destiny. That's a slice of my life and many Chinese'.

This is a classic love story. Bravo.


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