The Dream Of The Red Chamber (1977)

Director
Li Han-Hsiang

Main cast
Brigitte Lin; Sylvia Chang; Michelle Yim; Wang Lai; Ou-Yang Sha-Fei

Genres
Romance, Drama

Description
Li Han-Hsiang's adaptation of the classic Qing Dynasty novel will take viewers to the heightened pleasures of love and the despairing depths of betrayal. Timeless beauty Brigitte Lin Ching-hsia appears as Chia Pao-yu in her first attempt at a gender-bending role, an art she will wield complete mastery over in later films. Pao-yu is in love with his cousin, Lin Tai-yu (Sylvia Chang), but his family has other marital plans for him that will leave both broken-hearted.


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