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幸福時光 Happy times /
Xing fu shi guang = Happy times

Author: a Sunflower presentation ; 广西电影制片厂 ; 出品人, 赵愚 ; 编剧, 鬼子 ; 导演, 张艺谋. 张艺谋. 趙本山, 董潔, ; ; Yu ZhaoZi GuiYimou ZhangBenshan ZhaoAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Classics : Distributed by Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c[2001], 2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : Chinese : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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In an attempt to impress a portly divorcée that has caught his eye, an unemployed factory worker poses as the wealthy manager of a non-existent hotel. Hoping that his fabricated success will lead to holy matrimony, he instead finds himself the guardian of the woman's blind stepdaughter. Now, as the lies get more complicated and the deception more difficult to sustain, the sweet young blind girl and the crazy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Foreign films
Motion pictures, Chinese
Feature films
Foreign language films
Film adaptations
Drama
Named Person: Yan Mo
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: a Sunflower presentation ; 广西电影制片厂 ; 出品人, 赵愚 ; 编剧, 鬼子 ; 导演, 张艺谋. 张艺谋. 趙本山, 董潔, ; ; Yu Zhao; Zi Gui; Yimou Zhang; Benshan Zhao; Jie Dong; Yan Mo; Sony Pictures Classics (Firm); Sunflower (Firm); Xi'an dian ying zhi pian chang.; Zhongguo dian ying ji tuan gong si.; Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0767882997 9780767882996 1404925066 9781404925069
OCLC Number: 51183151
Language Note: In Mandarin, with optional English or French subtitles.
Notes: Based on the novella by Mo Yan "Shifu, you'll do anything for a laugh."
Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: Trailers.
Credits: Director of photography, Hou Yong ; music composer, San Bao ; editor, Zhai Ru.
Cast: Zhao Benshan, Dong Jie.
Awards: Yimou Zhang, winner, FIPRESCI Prize and Silver Spike, 2002 Valladolid International Film Festival ; Jie Dong, winner, Best Actress.
Target Audience: MPAA Rating: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, Region 1, Dolby Digital 5.1 Stereo surround, presented in anamorphic widescreen, preserving original theatrical presentation aspect ratio, 1.85:1.
Contents: Start --
The wedding planners --
Fu --
The Happy Times Hut plan --
First customers --
100 yuan tip --
Uncle Zhao --
Wu Ying --
"Can you find her a job?" --
The employment application --
Beautifying the area --
Dispossessed --
The employee apartment --
Building a massage parlor --
Ambiance --
The grand tour --
Professor Li's massage --
A popsicle on Beida street --
A new dress --
Sounds of silence --
2000 yuan monthly overhead --
"I want to quit." --
Auntie Liu's idea --
Celebratory dinner --
Broken engagement --
The accident --
Please listen to the tape --
Zhao's letter.
Other Titles: Happy times
Responsibility: Sony Pictures Classics ; a Sunflower presentation ; Film Bureau State Administration of Radio Film & TV ; producer, Zhao Yu ; screenplay, Guizi ; directed by Zhang Yimou.

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In an attempt to impress a portly divorcée that has caught his eye, an unemployed factory worker poses as the wealthy manager of a non-existent hotel. Hoping that his fabricated success will lead to holy matrimony, he instead finds himself the guardian of the woman's blind stepdaughter. Now, as the lies get more complicated and the deception more difficult to sustain, the sweet young blind girl and the crazy middle-aged man find themselves forming an emotional friendship that is as touching as it is unlikely.

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