Temptress Moon
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Chen Kaige, the director of the international smash Farewell My Concubine, reunited that film's stars, Gong Li and Leslie Cheung, for this complexly layered, visually spectacular historical epic. Opening in 1911, shortly before the collapse of the Imperial government, Temptress Moon follows the wealthy and powerful Pang Family, whose patriarch is hopelessly addicted to opium, which he calls "the source of all inspiration." Zhengda (Zhou Yemang), Old Master Pang's oldest son, has married a woman named Xiuyi (He Saifei), and her younger brother Zhongliang is brought to live… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 62%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Quietly affecting."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
"...a sumptuous, psychologically layered film that rewards patience"
‑ Philip Martin, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
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