Comrades, Almost a Love Story
Comrades, Almost a Love Story (1996)

This Chinese comedy drama begins in 1986. Xiaojun leaves his home in China to earn money in Hong Kong for his marriage. He meets Li, whom he eventually has an affair with. After the stock market crashes, the two are forced down separate… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 19, 2001
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Critic Score: 88% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dan Jardine

A movie made for the hopelessly romantic. Hardboiled cynics need not apply.

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Michael Dequina

Many of the film's tearwringing moments get their power from Chan's expert use of Cheung's amazingly expressive face, which can register so much emotion with so little effort.

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Flixster Audience Score: 92% Flixster User Reviews
Anthony Valletta
It's Leon Lai and Maggie Cheung at the peak of their powers and the top of their game in a great love story that also manages to weave together the… More