The Story of Qui Ju (Qiu Ju da guan si) (Qiu Ju Goes to Court)
The Story of Qui Ju (Qiu Ju da guan si) (Qiu Ju Goes to Court) (1992)

With The Story of Qiu Ju, internationally acclaimed Chinese director Zhang Yimou shifts his attention from powerful historical dramas (Raise the Red Lantern and Ju Dou) to contemporary life. Gong Li plays the titular heroine, an average… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 4, 2006
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Utilizando a montagem de forma precisa para estabelecer o ritmo da vida de seus personagens, Yimou narra uma história bem-humorada e reveladora sobre a China contemporânea, sendo auxiliando por Gong Li em um de seus melhores desempenhos.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Mesmerizing Chinese film about a woman who is zealous for justice

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Gregory Weinkauf
New Times

Sparks of genius already apparent.

Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

One of Zhang Yimou's finest moments.

Flixster Audience Score: 85% Flixster User Reviews
John Ballantine
Another great and masterful tale from Zhang Yimou focusing on the simplicity and yet the complexity of everyday people and the challenges that they rise to.
Anthony Valletta
Hilarious story of bureaucracy.
Dannielle Albert
It was a really good movie. I enjoyed learning about the culture and seeing the determination of Qui Ju. She would not give up no matter what. It was inspiring.
Nikki Meroney
Entirely too slow.