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Butterfly Murders
(Dip bin)

by TSUI Hark

The Tien Clan is at war, led by Tian Feng. Each of the clan members is colour-coded. This motley crew are summoned to Castle Shen to investigate mysterious goings-on and disappearances, events that may be connected to the murder of a local printer and the eight missing pages of Fong’s diaries, pages that may or may not be genuine. Events also appear to be related to the brutal murder by butterflies of the previous Lord Shen on the fifth day of the fifth month, ten years earlier. The band includes the dextrous wire flyer Green Shadow who indulges in ail manner of impressive aerial shenanigans including a stunning duel above the castle. On arrival at Castle Shen they find the place deserted, all bar the body of their scout, a renowned martial artist, savaged by butterflies. doser examination reveals a secret underground dwelling where Lord and Lady Shen live in fear with their mute servant girl Chee. But Lord Shen is also savaged to death by carnivorous butterflies…

  • Titre français
    Butterfly Murders
  • Original title
    Dip bin
  • Titre international
    Butterfly Murders
  • Scénario
    Lin Zhiming
  • Photo
    Fan Jinyu
  • Montage
    Huang Zhixiong
  • Musique
    Gu Jiahui
  • Interprétation
    Liu Zhaoming, Huang Shutang, Mi Xue, Zhong Guozhu, Chen Qiqi
  • Production
    Ng See-Yuan, Seasonal Film Corporation
  • Support de projection
    35 mm
  • Sous-titrage

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