Sien nui yau wan (A Chinese Ghost Story)
Sien nui yau wan (A Chinese Ghost Story) (1987)

A student takes shelter in a nearly deserted temple where he meets and falls for a beautiful girl that is possessed by one of the many ghosts inhabiting the building. A poignant romance with moments of humor result in a climactic battle for… More

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Rated: Unrated
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DVD Release Date: September 12, 2000
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Critic Score: 75% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Gerry Shamray
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Fantastic mix of comedy, horror, and romance.

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One of the classics of the Chinese fantasy genre. required viewing for any fan of Chinese cinema.

Flixster Audience Score: 86% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
An odd, entertaining and very funny supernatural romance that blends horror and slapstick humor quite efficiently, with great special effects and a lot of… More
Candy Rose
Leslie is brilliant in this film. He died too young.
xGary Xx
A naive young scholar is seduced by a beautiful spirit and joins forces with a retired swordsman to return her remains home and free her soul for reincarnation.… More
Walter M.
[color=darkslateblue]"A Chinese Ghost Story" is about a traveling collector who wanders into a haunted temple a few miles east of town. There he… More
Steve K
Crazy fun.
Panta Oz
A Chinese Ghost Story or "The Eternal Spirit of a Beauty" is a Hong Kong romantic comedy horror film starring Leslie Cheung, Joey Wong, and Wu Ma,… More