Looks great but the story is thin and at times forced.
It`s July, 1997, and Hong Kong is about to be handed over by the British to the Chinese. John, Jeremy Irons, a sickly journalist long resident in the Crown Colony, becomes besotted with Vivian, Gong Li, the beautiful wife of Chang, Michael Hui, a...
The central characters whose motivations are often so obscure that it`s difficult to enter into the emotion of the film
Chen Kaige is one of the most significant filmmakers of China`s Fifth Generation - it almost all began with his film Yellow Earth ...he`s a winner of the Palm d` Or in Cannes with Farewell My Concubine and a master of visual image..... as you`ll...
Arthur Golden's debut novel, Memoirs of a Geisha was a best seller when released in 1997 and it has finally made it to the big screen. Director, Rob Marshall was hired for the job, on the strength of his previous film, Chicago and he's enlisted...