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Raise the Red Lantern

PG 125min.
 
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The phenomenal success and international acclaim of Raise the Red Lantern, cemented Zhang Yimou's status as a leading figure in world cinema and reaffirmed the vibrancy of Chinese cinema. Read More
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Songlian
Meishan
Chen Zuoqian
Zhuoyun
Yan'er
Mother Song
Old servant
Doctor Gao
Feipu
Director
February 07, 2010
Twobings
Excellent movie!

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