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Release Date:
25 January 2007 (Hong Kong) See more »
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Plot:
A black comedy about a farmer who tries to bring home the body of his friend, who died far from their town. | Add synopsis »
Awards:
3 wins & 6 nominations See more »
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Getting Home
 (From Scorecard Review. 27 November 2009, 7:38 AM, PST)

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A great movie,tears with laugh See more (9 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Benshan Zhao ... Old Zhao
Qiwen Hong ... Old Liu
Dandan Song ... The Woman
Degang Guo ... The Hijacker
Jun Hu ... The Lorry Driver
Haiying Sun ... Old Policeman
Fan Liao ... The Young Policeman
Yu Xia ... The Cyclist
Ma Wu ... The Old Man at the Funeral
Jinshan Liu ... The Crooked Restaurant Boss
Qi Zhang ... The Hair Salon Girl
Tao Guo ... The Beekeeper
Ying Chen ... The Beekeeper's Wife
Liu Yuanyuan ... The Lady - Lots of Makeup
Yi Sha Na ... The Nurse
Bo Liu ... The Tractor Driver
Lin Xiong Zhang ... The Blood Donation 'Point Man'
Dong Ming Wu ... The Shelter Officer
Chang Guo Li ... Truck Driver #1
Chao Yang ... Truck Driver #2
Xia Shang ... The Passenger
Ping Xie
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Directed by
Yang Zhang 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Yao Wang 
Yang Zhang 

Produced by
Wouter Barendrecht .... producer
Yong Er .... producer
Peter Loehr .... producer
Zhang Wang .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Yiu-Fai Lai 
Nelson Yu Lik-wai 
 
Production Design by
Misti Boland 
 
Art Direction by
Sally Cummings 
 
Production Management
Jiakun Zhang .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Crystal Gong Chun .... assistant director (as Gong Chun)
 
Other crew
Wei Li .... production assistant
Bing Shao .... production assistant
Haiqing Tian .... production assistant
Quantong Zhang .... production assistant
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Luo ye gui gen" - China (original title)
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Hong Kong:110 min
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The original title "Luo ye gui gen" is a Chinese proverb meaning "Falling leaves return to their roots".See more »

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9 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
A great movie,tears with laugh, 9 February 2007
Author: rj45-2 from China

From this movie ,you could see people who live in the bottom of China modern society. Poor people showed his brave heart and Chinese traditional virtue.

I think it is the best movie this year. Much more better than Zhangyimou's huge movie ---the Curse of Golden Flower .

Simple script but a great movie!

Rich people but cold heart;

Young lucky boy traveling with dream; Great mum sacrifice for his son ; Young beauty walk on the edge of city; Also the dark side:evil boss whom cheat his employee with fake money;robber on the highway;cheating eatery on the road; ... It is so real,just a portrait of today's China.

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