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Old Beast (2017)

Lao Yang is an Erdosian businessman well in his 60s. He was broke years ago due to local economy decline. One day, he misappropriates a sum of money his children gathered for his wife's ... See full summary »

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Ziyang Zhou

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Ziyang Zhou
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tumen ... Lao Yang
Chaobei Wang Chaobei Wang ... Yang Bing
Danna Yi Danna Yi ... Wang Lixia
Mingshuo Wang Mingshuo Wang ... Yang Mei
Feng Su Feng Su ... Liang Guodong
Wula Alateng Wula Alateng ... Lu Busen
Zizi Wang Zizi Wang ... Lili
Jiaqin Sun Jiaqin Sun ... Yang Xiaoqin
Wei Huang Wei Huang ... Xu Feng
Qiaoling Hao Qiaoling Hao ... Yang's Wife
Feng Liang Feng Liang ... Lawyer
Liyang Yan Liyang Yan ... Dandan
Jingyi Huang Jingyi Huang ... Qin's Kid
Guohua Liu Guohua Liu ... Doctor Wang
Shaohui Wan Shaohui Wan ... Liang's Leader
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Lao Yang is an Erdosian businessman well in his 60s. He was broke years ago due to local economy decline. One day, he misappropriates a sum of money his children gathered for his wife's surgery. The children hold him in custody, forcing him to return it back. Lao Yang, outraged, takes them to court - It appears to be a reckless choice, which kicked off the whole family tragedy.

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Chinese

Release Date:

11 December 2017 (China) See more »

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advantage is closer to reality.
18 February 2019 | by yoggworkSee all my reviews

Advantage is closer to reality. As the saying goes, donkeys do not fall, once brilliant will not be forgotten, although struggling to maintain the foot of the pit digging deeper and deeper, and ultimately can not get out. The plot is fast and exaggerated, showing a depression in a few clips. The ultimate result of this system is the Great Depression after the Great Construction.


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