This movie contains four separate stories, each by a different director. They are all ghost stories, including themes such as death wishes, prison, and alcoholism. Good and evil women play prominent roles in the various tales.

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Credited cast:
Cheng Chang
Fu-Kan Chang ...
(Anger)
...
(Yuan)
Peng Chang ...
Constable (Anger)
Bao-Liang Chen ...
(as Bao-liang Chen)
Hui Lou Chen ...
Li Hua (Anger)
Kuo Chun Chen ...
(Happiness)
Chin Chiang ...
(Bliss)
Su Han ...
(Sadness)
Han Hsieh ...
Chiao Tsun (Anger)
Chin Hu ...
Proprietess Li (Anger)
Kuo Chu Huang ...
(Anger)
Hsiang Ting Ko ...
(Bliss)
Kwei Li ...
(Anger)
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This movie contains four separate stories, each by a different director. They are all ghost stories, including themes such as death wishes, prison, and alcoholism. Good and evil women play prominent roles in the various tales.

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Drama | Fantasy | Romance

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9 October 1970 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Joy Anger Sadness Happiness  »

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