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A simple life

Author: Bona Entertainment Co., Ltd., Focus Films Limited, Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. present ; produced by Chan Pui Wah ; produced and directed by Ann Hui = 桃姐 / 博納影視娛樂有限公司, 映藝娛樂有限公司, 銀都機構有限公司聯合出品 ; 監製陳佩華 ; 編劇陳淑賢 ; 監製/導演許鞍華. 梁天, 余文詩 林二汶, 江美儀, 陳智燊, 許素瑩 ; ; Anhua XuSusan ChanAndy LauDexian YeAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Well Go USA, [2013]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : ChineseView all editions and formats
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Roger is a successful movie producer. Ah Tao has worked for Roger's family as a nanny and maid over the course of four generations. When Roger comes home to find Ah Tao's suffered a severe stroke and she is unable to care for herself, he agrees to help her relocate to a nursing home. He wants to help, but fears he'll fail her. She needs his kindness, but doesn't want to be a burden. As their roles reverse, he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Motion pictures
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bona Entertainment Co., Ltd., Focus Films Limited, Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. present ; produced by Chan Pui Wah ; produced and directed by Ann Hui = 桃姐 / 博納影視娛樂有限公司, 映藝娛樂有限公司, 銀都機構有限公司聯合出品 ; 監製陳佩華 ; 編劇陳淑賢 ; 監製/導演許鞍華. 梁天, 余文詩 林二汶, 江美儀, 陳智燊, 許素瑩 ; ; Anhua Xu; Susan Chan; Andy Lau; Dexian Ye; Hailu Qin; Fuli Wang; Pei Qin; Tian Liang; Wenshi Yu, (Actress); Erwen Lin; Meiyi Jiang; Zhishen Chen; Suying Xu, (Actress); Bona Entertainment Co.; Focus Films Ltd.; Yin du ji gou you xian gong si (Hong Kong, China); Well Go USA, Inc.
OCLC Number: 825076616
Language Note: Cantonese dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Notes: Based on a true story.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Includes trailer.
Credits: Production designer, Pan Yisen ; costume designer, Wang Baoyi ; director of photography, Yu Liwei ; editors, Kuang Zhiliang, Wei Shufen ; screenwriter, Chen Shuxian ; composer, Luo Yonghui.
Cast: Liu Dehua, Ye Dexian, Wang Fuli, Qin Hailu, Qin Pei, Liang Tian, Yu Wenshi, Lin Erwen, Jiang Meiyi, Chen Zhishen, Xu Suying, Huang Qiusheng, Du Wenze.
Target Audience: Rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (16:9) presentation; 5.1 or 2.0 Dolby digital.
Other Titles: Tao jie
Responsibility: Bona Entertainment Co., Ltd., Focus Films Limited, Sil-Metropole Organisation Ltd. present ; screenplay by Susan Chan ; produced by Chan Pui Wah ; produced and directed by Ann Hui = Tao jie / Bo na ying shi yu le you xian gong si, Ying yi yu le you xian gong si, Yin du ji gou you xian gong si lian he chu pin ; jian zhi, Chen Peihua ; bian ju Chen Shuxian ; jian zhi dao yan, Xu Anhua.

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Roger is a successful movie producer. Ah Tao has worked for Roger's family as a nanny and maid over the course of four generations. When Roger comes home to find Ah Tao's suffered a severe stroke and she is unable to care for herself, he agrees to help her relocate to a nursing home. He wants to help, but fears he'll fail her. She needs his kindness, but doesn't want to be a burden. As their roles reverse, he becomes her caregiver, and comes to understand how much she means to him.

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