Curse Of The Golden Flower

Viewers coming to Zhang Yimou's stunning family tragedy by way of such films as RED SORGHUM (1987) and RAISE THE RED LANTERN (1991) are in for a shock: It's an operatic historical drama with a thick overlay of intrigue, incest and voluptuous violence, a la Shakespeare's much-reviled "Titus Andronicus." Fans of HERO (2002) and HOUSE OF FLYING DAGGERS (2004) more