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Last Letter (2018)

Ni hao, Zhihua (original title)
Attending the reunion in lieu of her late elder sister, Zhihua accidentally runs into Yin Chuan, on whom she had a crush in her youth. As old memories are evoked Zhihua slowly uncovers the intricate story of the trio.

Director:

Shunji Iwai

Writers:

Shunji Iwai (screenplay), Nan Wu (dialogue: Chinese)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Xun Zhou ... Yuan Zhihua
Hao Qin ... Yin Chuan
Jiang Du ... Zhou Wentou
Zifeng Zhang ... Saran / young Zhihua
Enxi Deng Enxi Deng ... Mumu / young Zhinan
Tianyang Bian Tianyang Bian ... young Yin Chuan
Yanshu Wu ... Chen Guizhi
Changlin Hu Changlin Hu ... Yuan Chenchen
Zhuo Tan ... Ji Hong
Ge Hu ... Zhang Chao
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sujuan Bai Sujuan Bai ... Zhihua's mother
Haibo Chang Haibo Chang ... Tian Guangshu
Bingran Gao Bingran Gao ... Zhihua's father
Decheng Guo Decheng Guo ... Zhou Wentai's colleague
Zhen Jian Zhen Jian ... Shi Shen
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Attending the reunion in lieu of her late elder sister, Zhihua accidentally runs into Yin Chuan, on whom she had a crush in her youth. As old memories are evoked Zhihua slowly uncovers the intricate story of the trio.

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Nice film
29 June 2019 | by cB391See all my reviews

Quite slow but also enjoyable to watch. The various parts of the film flow together nicely. The death coupled with the memories did give it a good set up. Some of it seems a bit odd, but that is intentional. Overall, worth a watch.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

China

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

9 November 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Last Letter See more »

Filming Locations:

Shanghai, China

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$80,485, 11 November 2018

Gross USA:

$180,946

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$11,834,622
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Runtime:

| (Director's Cut)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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