Sam dung (Tempting Heart)
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Sam dung (Tempting Heart)
Renowned actor/director Sylvia Chang created this richly layered film about memory, regret, and lost love. The film opens as successful filmmaker Cheryl (Chang) discusses a script idea about young love with a young screenwriter. She pitches a story about Shao-rou (Gigi Leung) a beautiful though clumsy schoolgirl who falls for a quiet, guitar-playing young man named Ho-chuen (Takeshi Kaneshiro). They develop a deep and enduring passion in spite of meddling parents, jealous friends, and their own na´vetÚ. Yet when they are caught stealing away for a night at far-off Lantau Island, they face the… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A fascinating idea -- that the concept and retelling of a romance is far more attractive to people than the real thing. It's like dissecting a film from the inside out."
‑ Burl Burlingame, Honolulu Star-Advertiser
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