The Chinese Box

  • 1997
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama, Romance

Here's one for the 1997 time capsule, as Chinese-American director Wayne Wang bids adieu to the former British colony of Hong Kong. Set during the final months of British rule, the film works best as a highly symbolic postcard from a time and a place that may be gone forever. John (Jeremy Irons) is an English writer who's spent the last 15 years living...read more

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Chinese Box - Official Trailer
01:31 — Amidst the Hong Kong hand-over, a dying expatriot journalist offers a Chinese prostitute an opportunity to turn over a new leaf.

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  • Released: 1997
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Here's one for the 1997 time capsule, as Chinese-American director Wayne Wang bids adieu to the former British colony of Hong Kong. Set during the final months of British rule, the film works best as a highly symbolic postcard from a time and a place that… (more)

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