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Wo he wo de zu guo is a movie starring Bo Huang, Qianyuan Wang, and Hao Ou. An anthology film consist of 7 short stories directed by several different directors, which are based on 7 moments since the founding of People's Republic...

Other Titles
Ich und mein Vaterland, 私と私の祖国, 我和我的祖国, My People, My Country, 我和我的祖國, Me and My Motherland
Running Time
2 hours 34 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Drama, History
Director
Xiaolu Xue, Kaige Chen, Zheng Xu, Hu Guan, Yibai Zhang, Hao Ning, Muye Wen
Writer
Wang Ang, Hu Guan, Xiaodan Liu, Ke Zhang, Xiaolu Xue, Hua Weilin, Pei Liu, Luyang Xu, Han Boshi, Ning Wen, Keke He, Bululufu, Ji Zhang, Mengdi Xiu, Rui Ge, Zheng Xu
Actors
Qianyuan Wang, Bai Qing Xin, Bo Huang, Hao Ou
Country
China
Year
2019
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

An anthology film consist of 7 short stories directed by several different directors, which are based on 7 moments since the founding of People's Republic of China.

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Juan

This is a moving film, and as well as it's historical importance, it is also something that can be seen as a celebration of the Communist Party of China. First of all, let's keep in mind that it is based on a true story and the events portrayed are very authentic. They are set in 1953, the Cultural Revolution is in full swing, and both the Communists and the government are becoming increasingly violent. And also, the Communist Party may well have been almost the only viable political organization in the country at that point in time. So it is very accurate and is not meant to be a knock on the Chinese Communist Party. The movie is not really a comedy or drama, more like a drama about the Cultural Revolution. It is a dramatic and thought provoking film about one of the most important events in the history of China. And that's what makes it so powerful. The movie is very well acted, and just like I said before, not very funny or predictable. I was very surprised by the ending, which was very shocking, and I thought it was a really good ending. I am not sure if it is a perfect ending, but I liked it very much. I think there are several flaws in the story, but I won't go into detail. The movie really is one of the few films to be made about the Cultural Revolution, and it's history. I highly recommend this film for a viewing on your own.

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Alice W.

In the 1950s, Japanese pop-star J-po (Ryo Okumoto) suddenly comes into the country to marry a country girl, Yu (Kaito Nishi). She leaves her family and does not return, so J-po and his friend Kim (Fukunishi) set out to find her. But there is something wrong with J-po. He still lives in Japan, he has never left, and his wife died many years before. They come across a country woman (Suichi Takeuchi) who is one of the world's best pianists and she convinces them that they will be able to find her husband. This film is a commercial success, but the story itself is a classic. The film has a slow pace and the story has a fairly difficult moral. It is not a very good story, and even the great Fukunishi can not save the film. The performances are good, but Fukunishi is just terrible. He seems to be acting in the stage and here he uses all his acting talents to be funny, but it never works. The soundtrack is really good, but you won't know that until you see the film. Recommended only for opera lovers. 7/10

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Billy Fox

I saw this film at the Tribeca Film Festival and it was a bit hard to find at the theater, so I was lucky enough to see it in an independent film theater here in San Diego. I will admit that the movie itself was not that great, but it was very interesting, I would suggest watching this before you decide if you want to see it or not. It is an exploration into the mind of a man that was locked in a mental institution for a crime that he didn't commit. Based on a book by the same name, this movie actually has a very interesting plot. I will go into the plot. He is faced with the reality of his condition, with the family he never had and he slowly goes insane. This is a very intense movie, very fast-paced. It is one of those movies that you can watch with your family and there will be more than one time that you will find yourself saying "I don't want to watch this again" or "I want to watch something else." But I would say that this movie is worth it for the fact that it is well made, well-acted, and is interesting for the whole family to watch. It is definitely worth a watch, it's definitely not a waste of time. It's a little difficult to understand what is happening in the film, but if you can find this movie in an independent film theater and don't mind the slow-moving story, it's a great movie. 7/10

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Beverly Price

This film is about the Chinese peasants of the mid-19th century. They are a minority in the country and they are not allowed to own land. The story of the village is a typical Chinese peasant story. The villagers have no money and have to live in the forests and forests in the countryside. They are not allowed to move to cities and they cannot marry. The story is told from the perspective of the villagers. The film is not as good as it could have been. It is about the people but not about the peasants. The peasants are not shown as they are in the film. The film is too long and the story is not clear. The film is about the Chinese peasants but not about the peasants. The film is about the people but not about the people.

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Tyler

It's hard to say what it's like to watch this movie, but it's important that you do. At some moments, the movie makes you want to toss a handful of popcorn at the screen. It is clear that the story is trying to capture the arc of China's Imperial Ministry of State Security (MSS) to understand the complex psychological war that the American military has waged against it. But the movie doesn't allow the viewer to look at it from the perspective of an average American. The audience is a generation of communists. The communists are a repressed, docile people, so when the movie was released in 1980, it was basically forbidden to watch. You either have to watch the movie in the theatre or on a screen in the corner of a Chinese restaurant. But I think the movie is a really good way to see the American and Communist war. The end of the war is a sign that the war ended and it's not possible to talk about it today. The movie reminds you of the Cold War. The movie gives the viewer the impression that it's no longer about power politics, but rather about the human mind. The audience is looking at these movie in a different way. People of all ages are watching it and they are looking at the dark side of the mind.

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Keith

The film is a fascinating study of a young woman's battle with schizophrenia and her lover's sister's support for her. The fact that it is based on a book, something very rare in Chinese history, only adds to the extraordinary piece of film-making. The film is exciting and intriguing with a mysterious undertone. The story is thrilling with suspense and uses the time in the middle of the film to a perfect use. The first half of the film's story is really great, it is very compelling. However, it then turns into a slow boring plot, where you have to wait for something really good to happen. After that, it is a very boring piece of film-making, nothing really happens in the last 20 minutes. The acting is good, the character's acting is great. However, there is no real characterization from the main character. Therefore, the drama gets lost in the whole story. Finally, I would like to say, the ending of the film is great, but that is only because the director wanted to have something left to surprise you. Even though it is not that great, it is still a very good film to watch. This is the first Chinese film I've seen that I really liked and also the first one I've seen that makes me think about schizophrenia. I think it is very interesting.

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Jonathan

It's a bit of a shame that I can't give this movie a higher rating, as I really like the acting, the direction and the cinematography. It's definitely worth seeing, but I think it would have been a lot better if it had been a little more of a drama. It's not a bad movie, but it's not great either.

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Juan R.

The movie "Pleasantville" by Danny Sherman was kind of inspired by my personal life and I really love it, but I personally thought it was mediocre, so I waited for it to come out on video. I finally watched it recently and I was glad to see how faithful it was to the book, but it was kinda disappointing. It wasn't the book that made the movie, it was the acting, it was the directing. The movie does follow the book pretty closely, but I just couldn't get into it. The acting was okay, but it was all you see is the real Truman Burbank (played by Kevin Kline), so it doesn't help that the acting wasn't that great. But the real problem with the movie is the directing. I don't know if the book is a masterwork, but the directing in the movie is not the same as the book, it seems like the director tried to bring some of the "best" scenes from the book to the big screen, but the movie lacked that real edge of the moment, when the book has some really great scenes. I mean I know the book is boring, but it also has some really good scenes, and it is hard to make the same scenes but change the pace of the story to make it more dramatic. So this movie was not the book, but it was close to the book. I still have a lot of time to think about the movie and that makes me like it more, but I could not get into it. Maybe this is a movie I would watch again, because I am already so fond of it, but I would give it a 7 out of 10, because the acting and the directing were not bad.

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Jack G.

This film is based on the events surrounding the killing of King Feng (Master Feng). The movie deals with several themes: prejudice against the Catholics (mainly because of the Civil War), the Catholic atrocities during the Civil War and the anti-Catholic rhetoric of the time. The main character, Tao, is a traditional Chinese catholic, who falls in love with a white woman (Who is usually a nun), and the story is told with Tao's wife in the role of the nun. The family is poor, and there is even talk of starvation. The film is very slow, and when the action starts it is slow. It is interesting to see the cultural differences between the two cultures, but the movie could have been much better. There are some great performances, like the very under rated Johnny Depp, but it is a low budget movie.

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Heather Hill

A beautiful film, full of beautiful images. The cinematography and the costumes are amazing. The performances are very good. The direction is very good. The only thing that I didn't like is that the film is a bit long. It is definitely worth watching.

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Edward

Vietnam veterans from both sides of the conflict saw a way to honor their fallen comrades. The film tells the story of a young Vietnamese boy who goes to the United States to live with his grandparents to reunite with his late father. His grandfather was a military leader and an integral part of his father's service. When he learns that the boy is the son of his grandfather, he does not speak a word of English until the boy is at least 10 years old. One thing that I have seen mentioned is that it is unrealistic to think that the Vietnamese would not be able to read. One must remember that it is 1968 and Vietnam was still at peace. If the Vietnamese can read, I would not have expected them to be able to speak English. The Vietnamese themselves spoke some English, but had no idea how to read. For a film about an historical event, it has a lot to say about the war. The Vietnamese are viewed as monsters and the Americans as good guys. When the boy is questioned, he explains that the American boys hate Vietnam and the Vietnamese hate the Americans because they hate the Vietnamese. At the end of the film, the boy is in a Vietnamese town and sees the American people welcoming him with such pride. There was a moment in the movie where he says to his grandfather: "I have been an American since I was 5 years old. I have a green card. I am an American." The grandfather answers: "I have seen you many times, but not as a Vietnamese. I see you as an American. Now that is what I see." A great movie that will help veterans. I give it 7/10.

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Roger P.

There are many stories that have been told about the human mind. But this is just a small part of many stories of the human mind. This is an almost-perfect movie that is so poignant it is difficult to see through it. For example, the death of a child, when you are a little boy, you are like a dead deer in the woods. It is just the ultimate loss of innocence. Your world is gone forever. But if you are a mature adult, the death of your little brother is a major emotional impact you will feel. And then the other great movie of the human mind is the war in Vietnam. You will still know nothing about it but the horror of it and the devastation of it will remain with you forever. This movie is to me the closest the human mind has ever come to human suffering and the world is so similar to the Vietnam War. All of us know we are not in control but what about our lives? I think we are forgetting the story of the human mind and what has been written about it. So if you don't know this story, you will learn it as soon as you go to a movie theater. That's the difference between this movie and the other. This is one of those movies you have to have watched before you watch the other movie. This is a good movie. I think it's good for both children and adults but for adults it is very profound.

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Samantha

This film was written and directed by the celebrated Amilcar Cardenas (also known for his 2002 movie 'Just Before Dawn'), who also wrote the screenplay. After the falling out between him and his former wife Laura, Laura took the law into her own hands and begins her own action in a bid to get the brutal killing of her son attributed to her. One day, Amilcar's son, who is in hiding, gets an opportunity to speak with Laura and gives a cryptic hint that some one is trying to bury Laura alive in the mountains of North Carolina. It is then that Amilcar's character begins to act in a bizarre way. The film is meant to be both funny and dramatic, and it delivers on both. The tone of the film changes from a drama to a comedy, but somehow works all the time. The scene where Amilcar kills Laura with his bare hands is worth watching just to watch the scene. The scene where Amilcar and Laura battle is the highlight of the film, and in spite of the whole incident, Laura has a crush on him. 'All About My Mother' is one of the best films I have ever seen, and I recommend it to everyone. This is the best Brazilian film I have ever seen, and I am looking forward to seeing all of Cardenas' films. I give it an 8/10. FINAL VERDICT: Highly recommended. This is a film that you should see if you have the chance. By far the best film I have seen from Brazil. I am looking forward to Cardenas' next film, which I cannot wait for.

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Judy

The book was more about a blacksmith/smith called Stokes who was told that the Black Plague is spreading and he must go to the court with a boy named Percy. The Boy King was put in charge of a religion for the Black Plague. He was also put in charge of spreading the Black Plague. They have a lot of other episodes that are not really necessary to the plot of the story but they are still great. Also the violence is very well done and has good effects. I really like the fact that the movie doesn't over use the effects, they do an excellent job of depicting the effects and the violence without doing things to the plot that makes it unrealistic. The action is good. Some scenes are very brutal. I like the fact that they were all from different locations. Some of them are not very interesting but they are still action-packed. I think the music in the movie is excellent. They have really good beats and it fits the scenes well. I really liked the music. I think the movie is very good. It is not as good as "The Lord of the Rings" but it is very good. It is a good movie to watch and I recommend it.

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Carol Welch

After reading all the comments, I'm really confused about what all the people are hating about. I personally like the movie, and I think that it was more important than most people make it out to be. What most people are talking about is the plot of the movie, not the acting. Let's first talk about the plot. The movie starts out with a very simple plot: The Emperor Is seeking revenge for his brother's death, and his daughter is pregnant with his heir. The Emperor uses the young lady to plot his own downfall, while his court keeps the heir in a temple. After the Emperor is defeated, the father of the girl starts a rebellion against him. The film itself is very simple. The plot is just about the story of the birth of the emperor's heir, and the plot happens after the coup. This makes it different from a lot of other action/romance movies in that the plot actually matters. There is actually some growth and development, and it ties up the gaps in the plot a little. But because this movie was so short, there isn't much development to be had. There were just a lot of lines that were added in, and were obviously not needed, because they seemed as useless as the plot itself. The acting in the movie is definitely not terrible, but it's not Oscar-worthy. It's good, but not great. I think it's because of the short length of the movie, and the simple plot, and the lack of a strong plot that kept it from being great. But there were still some good things about it. Overall, the movie is not terrible, but the plot was really the downfall of the movie. The plot was not all that strong, and the movie was much shorter than it should have been. There were some lines that were really unnecessary, and it felt like the movie was trying to cover too many plot points. But overall, the movie was not terrible. I would recommend it to anyone who likes Action/romance movies, because it was a lot better than most of the other movies of the summer.

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Kathleen Reed

The film opens as an ordinary murder unfolds in a London hotel room. The voice of the dead man seems to be that of a stranger and the police suspect the young man is the killer. One hour later, a young man with a moustache kills himself in his room. The police suspect the victim may have been a revolutionary and suspect the young man may have acted alone. The scene cuts to a radio transmission from the hotel where two women have just died in a suicide. The broadcast is from a woman who claims to be the killer's mother and insists the young man committed suicide. Her confession comes from a woman whom the dead man had encountered once on the street in a similar fashion. The police question her but she remains silent. She is told the young man committed suicide after his mother's confession. The film concludes as the young man's mother goes on a hunger strike at the hotel. She is given the same treatment and her husband and son agree to stay in the hotel until she is released. The police who have already questioned her abandon the line of questioning. The woman in the radio transmission has been working undercover as the killer's mother in an effort to take the police's case. She gives an interview to a woman who knows the police must have the whole truth or she will be exposed. She also gives a copy of the police file on the case to a man who says she must see the file. This is when the young man commits suicide. The police conclude that the dead man committed suicide after hearing the woman's confession. Her suspicions are confirmed when she is shown the police file. The police believe she was the mother of the man they killed. The case is closed and the police inform her that their investigation was a failure. The woman believes her own mother is the killer, but her husband and son continue to stay in the hotel until she is released. A very good film that raises a number of interesting questions about a very well-known crime.

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Justin B.

A cautionary tale of love, betrayal and revenge. So-so historical details, mixed with a cool kid-friendly performance. The art direction is pretty good and the costumes are pretty authentic. The script is pretty bad, lacking in character development, and the acting is very wooden. But this film's world is believable, and I felt like I was watching a modern retelling of a classic. If you like romance, you'll like this movie. If you like historical dramas, you'll probably hate this movie. But if you like 80's Sci-Fi, you'll like this movie.

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Peter G.

I'm not sure whether this is a good film or a bad one, but it is quite unique and I think that much of the credit goes to the director, Jiang Wen (The Contender). He has set a very unique artistic, and even psychological tone throughout the film. It is beautifully shot and the film is very carefully designed. The location is splendid, the costumes and the sets are superb. Some of the subtle and deep meaning of the characters is also very clear. The romance between the two main characters is well developed, and the acting is spectacular. The direction is beautiful, and the overall film is a pleasure to watch. I was looking forward to this film a great deal, and I was pleasantly surprised.

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Howard

Guo Daw is very good when it comes to drama and drama-thriller, the movie is very good in the acting department. It features Siu Zhi Yan as an outstanding and superbly detailed double role, her portrayal as the silent daughter and the role of the rebellious wife is just superb. There are many scenes in the movie which I found very well told, the movie could have been better if they would have made the female character a little more advanced than the male. The final scene has an intensity and realism which makes the movie worth watching.

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Samuel Rodriguez

Following the appearance of National Liberation, the Chinese people have enjoyed their freedoms for many years and have striven to integrate the human-nature into the country, and to develop a society which respects the universal human dignity. Many more wish to see these great achievements of the Chinese people to take place in their own way. They hope the Dalai Lama and his Tibetan people can return to their homeland and live in harmony. Tibetans have yet to witness how the Chinese people are progressing. One hopes to see China working together with the Tibetan people. I hope the Chinese people will become the best, that is, the only ones to believe in universal human values. We must show tolerance and cooperation with our neighbors. In the future, China will be an economic superpower. Therefore, we must improve the living standards of all Chinese people. We must build a society which respects the universal human dignity. This is not a new message. For hundreds of years, mankind has been discussing the same issue. As the Chinese people enjoy our freedom, they have always been able to live with dignity. They have always striven to be good, which makes them one of the most religious people in the world. Tibetans and Chinese have taken the same road. This is a key issue to help people to unite and to establish the dignity of the human being.

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Howard

This is a good movie. I think it is supposed to be a drama. I didn't really feel the character's emotions in the movie. They are all very mysterious and dark. This movie is not for everyone. This is not a story about a girl dying. This is a story about a young girl dying. I wish there would have been more scenes with the dead girl. I think there was a little too much over dramatization, but it was done perfectly. This is a good movie to watch with your significant other if they are a Buddhist. It's about dying and love and pain. You'll probably find that it's not your thing.

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Christina

That being said, this movie is not about his death, but more about the reaction of his family and of the general public. Two parents are trying to protect their child from all the consequences of his life. And on the other side the people around the man, are trying to do everything to keep him in place. And it is a "I" movie, it shows how human beings react to the death of one of their own. Also, i think that the screenplay is not that good. It is well written, but some scenes are too long and often seem to be going nowhere. It is also not that clear what's going on, and is not that pretty. On the other hand, the performances are not bad, and many things are said in a direct way and without being too much of a problem. And even though the movie is not as good as "The Last Emperor", it is still a great movie. It is not "great" but definitely not bad, i rate it 7 out of 10, but i don't think it deserves 8 stars.

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Betty W.

The film seems to be based on a novel, although I don't know whether it was based on a novel or a fact. However, it's good that it is based on a novel. There is no doubt that the two stories are very similar and in my opinion, The Siege of Louisbourg was much better than The Siege of Quebec. However, I think that one story would be more suitable for the whole film than the other. If you're curious about the story of Louisbourg, then this film is very worth to watch.

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Julie E.

We are over one hundred years after the Chinese are once again being denied the right to decide their own government and cultural institutions. At this point the civil wars between the Nationalists and Communists are raging and most people are prepared for it. It is not easy to be an atheist, but this film is a bit of hope for the future. This film is basically about the reaction of the Chinese people after the death of the national leader Mao Zedong. We meet the people who are still alive and they talk about the events of the last few years. The people I know are quite sad about this. Their feelings are stirred up by such things as the destruction of their villages, the disappearance of their family members and the scattering of the society. They believe that the Communist Party does not have their best interest at heart. One of the people, a lawyer, seems to want to put this question to the Mao's son and the police officer. He asks him what the actual relationship between Mao and the people was like. This point, which the father attempts to express in the film, is a taboo in China and thus the police officer is too late in coming to the conclusion. This is an interesting film which examines the effect of the Mao's death on the Chinese people. The only complaint I have about this film is that it is too long. It is very slow paced and sometimes dull. However, this film is very well made. The scenes are very clearly set and the director has chosen some great actors to play the role of the characters. The scenery is very beautiful and the actors do a very convincing job. The film is very well worth watching. If you do not understand Chinese, do not worry. If you do understand Chinese, then you may enjoy this film and you will appreciate it more than I did.

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Margaret Burke

I really enjoyed this film. It is very different from most of the films that I have seen. I liked the story line, the setting, and the music. I found it to be very realistic. I think that the actors did a very good job in portraying the characters they were portraying. I think that it was well acted and I enjoyed the movie very much.

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Donna

This is a very well made film. The main character is a woman, and the main actor is a man. But the story is a bit complicated, and the film is very slow. The only thing I liked about it was the scenery, the action and the music. The ending is a bit hard to understand, and I found the film a bit confusing.

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Brandon

I've seen this movie on TV in the past, and I thought it was good. It's not an original story, but it's a very good story. I have to say that I have a few problems with the movie. First of all, the music is very boring. It doesn't fit in the movie at all. And the main character, who is supposed to be a very strong person, is not very strong at all. I think that the movie is good, but it's not great. I think that this movie is a good movie to watch with your family, but it's not the best movie I've ever seen.

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Nicholas W.

This is a great movie with great scenery and music. I loved the characters, especially the Chinese one. I have seen the music a lot, but I am sure I will listen more. The story is very interesting and different from a western movie. The storyline has an interesting ending. I have watched this movie about five times, and I love the music. I love it very much. For me the last scene was the best. I think that this movie can be good for everyone. Everyone should watch this movie and find out what's really important in life.

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Jason R.

This is a very well made film. The main characters are played very well. The story is gripping, and the characters are believable. The story is told from the viewpoint of the young boy who is seeing the truth about his father. The only problem is that the film is quite long, and the plot is quite confusing. The film does not take a lot of time to tell the story, and it is easy to get lost in the film. This is a good film, but it is not a classic.

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Joyce

The movie is very slow and boring. I was expecting a lot more from this movie. The acting is not that great and the story is not that interesting. I didn't really care for the characters. It is hard to believe that these people are really the leaders of the Chinese. The movie was really boring. I don't recommend this movie.

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Brittany James

Wu zhao's "Gong Meng Cheng" (Gong Meng Cheng) is a saga about the killing of a political dissident in 1949 in Manchuria and subsequent brutal suppression of any political opponents. The hero is a shy boy in the rural town of Dongding, named Zheng Wei. In a remote village, he is adopted by a weak and violent household of oxen and sheep. The boy spends his days working and playing with his new neighbors, but his secret is growing darker. It's a story about the end of a culture and the beginning of a new one. At the beginning, the main character tries to live a modest life, but his good looks and naive, innocent heart clash with the harsh reality. But in the end, he is awakened to the cruelty of his society and the new time when he must do what he can to bring it down. The movie takes a very philosophical look on the complicated politics of Manchuria at the time, and it is more than a drama. It has a strong moral message, but it also deals with deep conflicts within the character of the hero. In one particularly dramatic scene, the hero tells his father that he is a Communist and the traditional values of the family are now thrown out the window. At this moment, the father reaches for the old tradition in an attempt to bring the boy back to the manly values of the family. "Gong Meng Cheng" is a very beautifully shot and staged film, but its message is not so strong and one cannot take it to heart. There are also strong aspects of politics in the film that are not focused on. For example, the film shows how a small group of families tried to overthrow the system. The violence in the scenes against the local government officials seems over the top, and it seems to be really unrelated to the real world. It is also possible to see that the film criticizes the establishment, but in the end, it feels like nothing has been done about the oppression. It is one of those films that is just above the level of cinema, but is really not that good. A more well-known film by Zhang Yimou (Rashomon and The Mermaid), it does not have the same feel of creating a world that we see in most other films. "Gong Meng Cheng" is definitely not a bad film, but it is a complicated film that sometimes feels like an attempt to criticize the current situation, but it ends up not doing that. Recommended for those who are interested in China's politics.