09 20 Oct '24

Kuo-Fu Chen

The Personals (Zheng hun qi shi)

Edition 1999
104' - 1998 - Drama, Comedy, Romance - Dialogue: Mandarin
Director: Kuo-Fu Chen Composer: Steve Liu With: Rene Liu, Wu Bai, Chao-jung Chen
Du Jia-zhen is an ophthalmologist, deeply in love with a married man but unable to remove herself from the abyss. One day, the man disappears. She searches high and low for him and soon finds herself in a crisis. Her heavy workload can no longer numb her feelings and the temporary pleasures of the past are no longer there to provide illusions of happiness. Desperate, she puts a marriage ad in the personals. The response is overwhelming but the prospects are not promising. She quits her job at the hospital to engage in full-time rendezvous with the men who respond. However, she has a secret of her own, which unfolds eventually through her phone messages left on the answering machine of her ex-lover.

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Credits

Director

Kuo-Fu Chen

Composer

Steve Liu

With

Rene Liu, Wu Bai, Chao-jung Chen

Scenario

Kuo-Fu Chen, Shih-Chieh Chen, Yu-hui Chen

Director of Photography

Nan-hong Ho

Editor

Dar-lung Chang

Producer

Hu-pin Chung, Hsing Lee

More information

Dialogue

Mandarin

Countries of production

Taiwan

Year

1998

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