Suzhou River Poster

Release Date: November 10th, 2000

DVD Release Date: October 16th, 2001

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 23 min

Plot Summary
Along a polluted waterway near Shanghai, Mardar (Jia Hongsheng) rides his motorcycle each day, transporting Moudan (Zhou Xun), the teenage daughter of a local criminal. Despite his secret love for the young girl, he gets caught up in a scheme to kidnap her and hold her for ransom. The plan goes awry, however, and Moudan throws herself into the river and drowns. Mardar emerges from prison years later and encounters a nightclub entertainer who looks exactly like his lost love.

Cast: Xun Zhou, Jia Hongsheng, Yao Anlian, Nai An

Director: Ye Lou

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Coproduction Office, Essential Filmproduktion GmbH

Keywords: Intense, Transformation, Melodramatic, Love, 1990s, Quest, Temptation, Prison

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