MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 11,722 this week

On the Other Side of the Bridge (2002)
"Am anderen Ende der Brücke" (original title)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  6 November 2002 (USA)
6.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.8/10 from 77 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 1 critic

In 1931 in Vienna, Fanny Ebner meets Ma Yunlong a Chinese national.

Director:

Writer:

(screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 45 titles
created 12 Jul 2011
 
a list of 14 titles
created 02 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 68 titles
created 24 Aug 2012
 
a list of 123 titles
created 08 Oct 2012
 
a list of 36 titles
created 11 Jan 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: On the Other Side of the Bridge (2002)

On the Other Side of the Bridge (2002) on IMDb 6.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of On the Other Side of the Bridge.
1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Nina Proll ...
Fanny
Zhiwen Wang ...
Ma Yunlong
Susi Nicoletti ...
Old Fanny
Muriel Baumeister ...
Annie
Xiaoying Song ...
Ma Yunlong's mother
Shiqian Bai ...
Yuchang Wang ...
Axi
Wang Gang ...
Academy director
Martin Löschberger ...
Priest
Han Ting ...
Maid
Julia Stemberger ...
Susanne, Annie's
Dorothea Parton ...
Mrs. Ebner, Fanny's
Karl Merkatz ...
Old Roland
Erwin Steinhauer ...
Mr. Ebner, Fanny's
Leopold Rössner ...
Roland, Fanny's
Edit

Storyline

In 1931 in Vienna, Fanny Ebner meets Ma Yunlong a Chinese national.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

love | epic

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

6 November 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

For All Eternity  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A conjugal love that is truly a love affair to remember.....
17 October 2004 | by See all my reviews

Barely 18 years old, Fanny Ebner, the young and very beautiful daughter of an Austrian police officer, encountered a visiting debonair police cadet, Ma Yun-long from China. Their initial casual friendship blossomed into a life-long love affair!

She had to overcome her family objections and even against her best friend's advice. Fanny single-mindedly embark on a long precarious journey to China to be with her beloved Yun-long. Fanny and Yun-long were married in a church during an air raid on the city!

But they survived the air raid. Their love for each other survived the poverty, the hardship, the daily struggles of family life with their children and the political and cultural upheavals in China.

Their love affair survived against all odds......

This real life love affair of Du Chengrong and Gertrude Wagner, was an intense, engrossing and passionate conjugal love relationship between a Chinese man and a Caucasian woman that spanned more than half a century. This is an unassuming love story that transcended the cross-cultural barrier and triumphed over personal hardships and struggles. It was a love affair that survived the vicissitudes of living together as husband and wife in China during the World War 2 and China's political and cultural upheavals.

Her beloved husband, Chengrong passed away in 1990. At 86 years old, Gertrude had promised to attend the Shanghai premiere of this movie.....but barely two before the premiere, Gertrude passed away......leaving behind their legacy of a conjugal love that survives and triumphs against all odds.


10 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
North American DVD? Knightmare6
Discuss On the Other Side of the Bridge (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?