Summer Palace

Chinese director Lou Ye fourth film sets a feverish love affair between two Beijing University students against backdrop of the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre and its decade-long aftermath. It's a bit like a Chinese SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS. Beijing, China, 1988. Presented with the rare opportunity to continue her education at Beijing University, Yu Hong...read more

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China, 1989. Two young lovers play out their complex, erotic, love/hate relationship against a volatile backdrop of political unrest. Beautiful countr (more…)

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  • Released: 2007
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Chinese director Lou Ye fourth film sets a feverish love affair between two Beijing University students against backdrop of the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre and its decade-long aftermath. It's a bit like a Chinese SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS. Beijing, Chin… (more)

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