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Author: Wayne WangJean-Claude CarrièrePaul TherouxLarry GrossLydia Dean PilcherAll authors
Publisher: [S.l.] : Trimark Home Video, [1998]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A British journalist in Hong Kong during the changeover from Great Britain's rule to China's is diagnosed with terminal cancer. With a prognosis of six months to live, he struggles to claim the love of the beautiful bartender from his past, a would-be socialite with marriage sights set elsewhere. Meanwhile, he takes to the streets with a free-spirited scam artist and a camcorder to record the end of his Hong  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Romance films
Historical films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Wayne Wang; Jean-Claude Carrière; Paul Theroux; Larry Gross; Lydia Dean Pilcher; Jean-Louis Piel; Jeremy Irons; Li Gong; Manyu Zhang; Michael Hui; Rubén Blades; Graeme Revell; Christopher Tellefsen; Vilko Filac; Trimark Home Video (Firm); NDF International Ltd.; Pony Canyon Inc.; Studio Canal+.
ISBN: 1573624160 : 9781573624169
OCLC Number: 40001754
Language Note: In English with Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Credits: Music by Graeme Revell, edited by Christopher Tellefsen, director of photography Vilko Filac.
Cast: Jeremy Irons, Gong Li, Maggie Cheung, Michael Hui, Ruben Blades.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videocassette (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Chinese box (Motion picture : 1997)
Responsibility: Trimark Pictures, NDF International, Pony Canyon, Inc., and Le Studio Canal+ ; produced and directed by Wayne Wang ; story by Jean Claude Carriere, Paul Theroux, Wayne Wang ; screenplay by Jean Claude Carriere and Larry Gross ; produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher, Jean-Louis Piel.
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A British journalist in Hong Kong during the changeover from Great Britain's rule to China's is diagnosed with terminal cancer. With a prognosis of six months to live, he struggles to claim the love of the beautiful bartender from his past, a would-be socialite with marriage sights set elsewhere. Meanwhile, he takes to the streets with a free-spirited scam artist and a camcorder to record the end of his Hong Kong--the end of British Hong Kong.

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