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

Destiny brings two people together, but they aren't sure if they're meant to be friends or lovers in this romantic comedy-drama. In 1986, Xiaojun (Leon Lai) arrives in Hong Kong from mainland China, full of dreams about life in the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 2, 1996
DVD 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