China Girl
China Girl (1987)

Director Abel Ferrara liberally employs his blackjack intensity in this lunatic gang romance that comes across as a cross between Mean Streets and West Side Story. The New York City street gangs of Chinatown and Little Italy are rattling… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 25, 1987
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Dennis Schwartz
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Ripping reworking of Romeo and Juliet, that's set in modern-day Manhattan's Chinatown and Little Italy.

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Fernando F. Croce

Even the most stock images vibrate

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Cassandra Maples
Chinese gangs vs. Italian gangs in NYC in 1987. Tony (Richard Panebianco) and Tye (Sari Chang) meet and fall in love. Meanwhile Tye's brother hates all… More
Christopher Brown
Ferrara's Romeo & Juliet in Chinatown. Not his best, but I'd be lying if I said it wasn't good. Ferrara's gritty vision and ensemble… More