The Wooden Man's Bride

  • 1995
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, Romance

Satire or melodrama? This dreamy, sumptuously photographed Taiwanese art flick tells the story of a woman forced to "marry" a wooden doll after the suicide of her betrothed. The work of unsung "Fifth Generation" director Huang Jianxin, it's likely to appeal to fans of Chen Kaige's YELLOW EARTH and Zhang Yimou's JU DOU. Appealing actress Wang Lan is like...read more

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Satire or melodrama? This dreamy, sumptuously photographed Taiwanese art flick tells the story of a woman forced to "marry" a wooden doll after the suicide of her betrothed. The work of unsung "Fifth Generation" director Huang Jianxin, it's likely to appeal to fans of Chen Kaige's YELLOW

EARTH and Zhang Yimou's JU DOU. Appealing actress Wang Lan is like an understudy for the celebrated Gong Li.

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  • Released: 1995
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Satire or melodrama? This dreamy, sumptuously photographed Taiwanese art flick tells the story of a woman forced to "marry" a wooden doll after the suicide of her betrothed. The work of unsung "Fifth Generation" director Huang Jianxin, it's likely to appea… (more)

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