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Author: Central Motion Pictures presents ; in association with Good Machine ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee. ; ; Ang LeeNeil PengJames SchamusTed HopeAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, 2004, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Taiwanese gay man living in Manhattan agrees to a marriage of convenience with a mainland Chinese woman in need of a green card. His parents are thrilled, and fly to the States to help him plan a lavish wedding banquet.
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Genre/Form: Romantic comedy films
Romance films
Comedy films
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Central Motion Pictures presents ; in association with Good Machine ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee. ; ; Ang Lee; Neil Peng; James Schamus; Ted Hope; Yalei Gui; Sihung Lung; May Chin; Winston Chao; Mitchell Lichtenstein; Liangzhong Lin; Tim Squyres; Mader, (Composer); Zhong yang dian ying shi ye gu fen you xian gong si.; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1992- ); Good Machine (Firm); MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792860799 9780792860792
OCLC Number: 55702333
Language Note: In Mandarin Chinese & English; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
Special features (in English, 21 min.): "A forbidden passion" featurette, with Lee & Schamus (20 min.); theatrical trailer (1 min.).
Credits: Director of photography, Jong Lin ; editor, Tim Squyres ; composer, Mader.
Cast: Ah-Leh Gua, Sihung Lung, May Chin, Winston Chao, Mitchell Lichtenstein.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for language.
Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital mono, widescreen (1.85:1).
Other Titles: Wedding banquet (Motion picture)
Xi yan
Hsi yen
Responsibility: Central Motion Pictures presents ; in association with Good Machine ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee.

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A Taiwanese gay man living in Manhattan agrees to a marriage of convenience with a mainland Chinese woman in need of a green card. His parents are thrilled, and fly to the States to help him plan a lavish wedding banquet.

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