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Title Da hong deng long gao gao gua = Raise the red lantern = Da hong deng long gao gao gua / ERA International (Hong Kong) Ltd. ; China Film Co-Production Corp ; directed by Chang Yi -mou ; produced by Chʻiu Fu-sheng ; screenplay by Ni Chên.

Publication Info. New York, N.Y. : Orion Home Video, [1991]


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  VIDEO RAISE    DUE 03-04-06 Assumed Lost
Description 1 videocassette (VHS) (125 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in..
Series Orion classics
Orion classics.
Cast Gong Li, Ma Jingwu, He Saifei, Zao Zuifeng, Jin Shu-yuan, Gong Lin.
Credits Cinematography, Zhao Fei & Yang Lun ; music, Zhao Jiping ; art direction, Cao Jiuping, Dong Huamiao ; edited by Du Yuan ; production manager, Feng Yiting.
Note Originally produced as motion picture in China in 1991.
Based on the original novel "Wives and concubines" / Su Tong.
Audience Rated PG.
Summary Set in 1920's China, 19-year-old Songlian has become Fourth Wife to the wealthy Chen. Yet she must share her husband with three existing wives. Each must wait until dusk for the arrival of a red lantern, which signifies with whome the master will sleep tonight. When Songlian discovers that the other wives cheat to win the red lantern, she decides to join the fight for Chen's attention.
Language Dialogue in Mandarin Chinese; subtitles in English.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject China -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Feature films.
Added Author Chang, Yi-mou.
Su, Tong.
Qiu, Fusheng.
Gong, Li, 1965-
Ma, Jingwu, 1938-
Su, Tong, 1963-. Wives and concubines.
Nian dai guo ji (Xianggang) you xian gong si.
Zhongguo dian ying he zuo zhi pian gong si.
Orion Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Raise the red lantern
Da hong deng long gao gao gua
ISBN 1562551108
Music No. 5068 Orion Home Video
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