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Ching-Jui Pai

Forbidden imperial tales (Jia dao gong li de nan ren)

Edition 1995
100' - 1990 - Drama - Dialogue: Mandarin
Director: Ching-Jui Pai Composer: Cong Su With: Wei Bien, Chen Hua Chang, Hung-Lieh Chen, Gaowa Siqin
During the Ching Dynasty, all pretty Manchurian girls at the age of eighteen were drafted by law to the palace to be selected by Empress Dowager to serve the Emperor. Zhu, unfortunately, is among them. Her boyfriend Fu tries to obtain news about her in Beijing but to no avail. One day he encounters Liu-The-Knife and is told that there is one way to enter the Forbidden Palace: if he signs up voluntarily to be “married” to the palace. He realizes too late, however, that he has to become a eunuch and therefore has to be castrated ...

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Credits

Director

Ching-Jui Pai

Composer

Cong Su

With

Wei Bien, Chen Hua Chang, Hung-Lieh Chen, Gaowa Siqin

Scenario

Chun Ku Chang

Director of Photography

Luo Qi

Editor

Xi Jie Wei, Ji Wen

Producer

Wong Chi, Richard Joe, Cheuck-Hon Wong, Cixin Zhu

More information

Dialogue

Mandarin

Countries of production

Hong Kong, Taiwan

Year

1990

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