December 11, 2011
IT Was creapy
August 05, 2011
For those of you who were enchanted by the book, this movie will be a huge disappointment. We were appalled at the contemperary setting of the beginning scenes. Wayne Wang should be flogged for his butchering of this wonderful story. Many iimportant elements of the original story were left out. The constant switching from one story to the other was confusing. Save your money and read the
AS ALWAYS WITH CHINESE FILMS, ENCHANTING.
Loved this movie! It shows the importance of friendship between women to support each other, especially in patriarchal societies.
This movie explores the strong bond between two women. At the end of the film, you wonder what will happen to the two women. Will their relationship go from a strong sisterlike bond to a lover relationship. I researched the original story, and discovered that the part that takes place in modern Shanghai was added for the movie. I was surprised by the appearance of Hugh Jackman in this film. The