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The Emperor and the Minister
(Qian Long huang qun chen dou zhi)

by LI Han-hsiang

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A strange trajectory indeed that of The Emperor and the Minister. As in the The Kingdom and The Beauty (3 Continents, 2014), the emperor leaves the closed world of his court and sets out to discover his people. But Li Han-hsiang offers him a detour that leads him close to the Dragon Inn, the celebrated film of his fellow director Ling Hu. While Hong Kong cinema was expert in the art of remaking its own productions, Li Han-hsiang here suggests an exhilarating alternative: a merging. JB

  • Titre français
    The Emperor and the Minister
  • Original title
    Qian Long huang qun chen dou zhi
  • Titre international
    The Emperor and the Minister
  • Scénario
    LI Han-Hsiang
  • Photo
    LIN Chao
  • Montage
    CHIANG Hsing-Loong
  • Musique
    SHING Stephen, SO Chun-Hou
  • Interprétation
    CHIANG Nan, HUI Ying-Hung, KU Feng, LI Kun, LIU Yung,
  • Production
    Shaw Brothers
  • Ventes internationales
    Celestial Pictures : josephine.ng@celestialpictures.com
  • Support de projection
    Beta SP
  • Sous-titrage
    VOST électronique

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