A love triangle develops during the making of a musical in mainland China.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Lin Jian-dong / Zhang Yang
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Sun Na / Xiaoyu
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Nie Wen / The Circus Master
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Monty
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Producer
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tung Man Chan ...
Hotel Receptionist
Suresh Chandukutty ...
Indian Dancer
Yi-Chun Chang ...
Press Conference MC (as Yi-qun Zhang)
Ji-lai Dong ...
Man at Crossroad
Yong Fan ...
Man at Crossroad
Helen Feng ...
Crossroad Hooker
Lei-Xin Gao ...
Producer's Girlfriend #2
Stephen Kealy ...
Foreign Producer
Na Li ...
Crossroad Hooker
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A love triangle develops during the making of a musical in mainland China.

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Drama | Musical | Romance

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Release Date:

1 December 2005 (China)  »

Also Known As:

Perhaps Love  »

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$649,449 (Hong Kong) (9 December 2005)
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It will strike you right at your heart...
25 October 2006 | by (Amsterdam, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie aboard the plane when I flew back from Beijing to Amsterdam. I saw it on a very bad small 10" (or so) screen, with crackly sound and with a lot of annoying kids around me.

Still I have not enjoyed a movie this much for quite some time. It's much -and I really mean MUCH- better than most of the stuff Hollywood chunks out and I bought it on DVD the day I got back!

For everyone who has ever felt the feeling of losing a love or having an unreachable love, this movie will be very recognizable. It greatly depicts the pain and suffering that can come from true love and although the movie isn't always as easy to follow, it will captivate you and keep you hooked right up to the end.

Apart from the wonderful story, the great backgrounds and superb acting made me an instant fan of Asian cinema. I'd seen a couple of more well known Asian films (like Il Mare for example), but this one opened my eyes entirely. I hope to see more movies like this soon and I recommend it to anyone who can appreciate a good love story!


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