• Dangerous Liaisons (2012)

Dangerous Liaisons

Release Date: November 9th, 2012

DVD Release Date: February 12th, 2013

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

An aging socialite (Cecilia Cheung) dares a former lover (Jang Dong-gun) to win, bed and leave a chaste woman (Ziyi Zhang), but the plan goes awry when the infamous ladykiller begins to fall in love with his mark.

Cast: Zhang Ziyi, Jang Dong Gun, Cecilia Cheung, Shawn Dou, Lisa Lu, Candy Wang

Director: Jin-ho Hur

Genres: Drama , Romance

Ratings & Reviews

  • 65
    Mark JenkinsNPR

    Relocating Dangerous Liaisons, the 18th-century French erotic intrigue, to 1930s Shanghai is a bold move. And yet it's not especially surprising. In Chinese movies, that city in that decade frequently serves as shorthand for decadence. show more

  • 100
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Dangerous Liaisons isn't necessarily a work of art, but it's a guilty pleasure for sure. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    An interesting twist on a classic plot, Dangerous Liaisons is essentially a deluxe soap opera. But with its beautiful cast and gorgeous production design, it is still a highly enjoyable way to waste two hours. show more

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