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Ni luo he nu er (1987)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama | 22 August 1987 (Taiwan)
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The eldest daughter of a broken and troubled family works to keep the family together and look after her younger siblings, who are slipping into a life of crime.

Director:

Hsiao-Hsien Hou

Writers:

T'ien-wen Chu, Chien-Ho Huang (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lin Yang Lin Yang ... Lin Hsiao-yang
Jack Kao ... Lin Hsiao-fang, the brother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shu-Fang Chen Shu-Fang Chen
Shu-Fen Hsin Shu-Fen Hsin ... Hsiao-Fen
Chih-Cheng Hsueh Chih-Cheng Hsueh
Tien-Lu Li Tien-Lu Li ... Grandfather (as Tian-Lu Li)
Ju Lin Ju Lin
Vega Tsai
Fu Sheng Tsui Fu Sheng Tsui ... Father
Nien-Jen Wu
Fan Yang Fan Yang
An-Shun Yu
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The eldest daughter of a broken and troubled family works to keep the family together and look after her younger siblings, who are slipping into a life of crime.

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Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Taiwan

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

22 August 1987 (Taiwan) See more »

Also Known As:

Daughter of the Nile See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$2,640, 2 November 2017
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Connections

References A Room with a View (1985) See more »

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A Drag
6 June 2018 | by billcr12See all my reviews

I took a chance on this film based on the 7.0 rating here. I can only describe my viewing experience as the same as watching paint dry. If you need help in falling asleep, this movie may be just the answer. A beautiful twenty year-old girl is at the center of the story. She has an older brother who is a small time criminal who is always in trouble. Mom has died and so the girl must help raise a younger sister. The main actress is very attractive but her obsession with the Nile is never explained. I see no reason to recommend Daughter of the Nile.


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