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AN AUTUMN`S TALE (Japan Version) DVD Region 2

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AN AUTUMN`S TALE (Japan Version)
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All Editions Rating: Customer Review Rated Bad 8 - 8.5 out of 10 (10)

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Product Title: AN AUTUMN`S TALE (Japan Version) AN AUTUMN`S TALE (Japan Version) AN AUTUMN`S TALE (Japan Version) 誰かがあなたを愛してる デジタル・リマスター版 デジタル・リマスター版 AN AUTUMN`S TALE (Japan Version)
Artist Name(s): Chow Yun Fat | Cherie Chung | Mabel Cheung 周潤發 | 鍾楚紅 | 張婉婷 周润发 | 锺楚红 | 张婉婷 周潤發 (チョウ・ユンファ) | 鍾楚紅(チェリー・チョン) | 張婉婷 (メイベル・チャン) | ダニエル・チャン[陳曉東] | アレックス・ロウ(脚本) | ダニー・チャン 주윤발 | Cherie Chung | Mabel Cheung
Director: Mabel Cheung 張婉婷 张婉婷 メイベル・チャン(監督) | 張婉婷 (メイベル・チャン) Mabel Cheung
Release Date: 2005-12-23
Publisher Product Code: UASD-43837
Disc Format(s): DVD
Region Code: 2 - Japan, Europe, South Africa, Greenland and the Middle East (including Egypt) What is it?
Publisher: Universal Pictures Japan
Shipment Unit: 1 What is it?
YesAsia Catalog No.: 1004084247

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[アーティスト/ キャスト]
メイベル・チャン (監督) / チョウ・ユンファ[周潤發] / チェリー・チャン

[特典情報]
特典:予告編集、フォトギャラリー、インタビュー

製作国 : 香港 (Hong Kong)
公開年 : 1987

[ストーリー]
演劇を学ぶためニューヨークへとやってきたジェニファー(チェリー・チャン)は、一足先に留学していた恋人のビンセント(ダニー・チャン)に新しい恋人ができたことを知りショックを受ける。遠縁にあたるシュンタウ(チョウ・ユンファ)の家に居候しつつ新生活をスタートさせようとするが、なかなか思い通りにいかず、始めたアルバイトも立て続けに解雇されてしまう。そんなジェニファーを支えるシュンタウは、次第に彼女に対して恋心を抱くようになり、ジェニファーも彼に好意をもちはじめる。だが、粗野な性格なうえ、博打とケンカに明け暮れる毎日を過ごすシュンタウとの環境の違いを意識してしまうジェニファーは、彼との恋に踏み出すことができない。悩んだ末に、彼女はシュンタウの家を出て行くことを決意するが…。

[解説]
香港映画史に残る20世紀最高のラブストーリー!舞台は秋のニューヨーク、心揺さぶる大人の童話

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Average Customer Rating for All Editions of this Product: Customer Review Rated Bad 8 - 8.5 out of 10 (10)

Kevin Kennedy
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October 21, 2014

This customer review refers to An Autumn's Tale (1987) (DVD) (Digitally Remastered & Restored) (Hong Kong Version)
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After further review... Customer Review Rated Bad 8 - 8 out of 10
Upon my first viewing of director Mabel Cheung's "An Autumn's Tale", I was unimpressed (see my 2007 review shown below). When I pan a movie that so many people love, I usually like to return to the movie at a later date to reassess it. I've now done so and I'd like to apologize to anyone I might have discouraged from buying and watching the film; I was wrong. Upon a second viewing, I found "An Autumn's Tale" to be powerfully romantic.

I previously wrote that too much of the story consisted of trite clichés. Upon second thought, while the film often does deal in clichés and stereotypes, I find it to be heartfelt and emotionally honest. I criticized some of the filmmaking as being ham-handed. Some scenes are rather crudely made, but director Cheung takes wonderful advantage of the backdrop of scenic New York (some of the scenes were filmed only a couple blocks from where I used to live in Brooklyn Heights) and Cheung's rough-and-ready approach to filmmaking underscores the story's honesty.

Now for the worst errors in my 2007 review. I described Chow Yun Fat's acting as overbroad. His portrayal of Samuel Pang is quite broad, but it serves his character well. Samuel Pang is a man who masks his failures and insecurities by acting larger than life, by pretending to be a big deal in his crummy little world. Chow's performance brilliantly captures that character and employs some wonderfully subtle touches to show his character's growth. Cherie Chung's performance is charmingly earnest, but it is Chow who captures the viewer's heart. Lastly, in my previous review I panned the ending as being thoroughly unconvincing. A realist certainly could argue that Samuel Pang couldn't so quickly have transformed himself and his fortunes, as we see in this ending. However, "An Autumn's Tale" is a romance and this ending is just about as romantic as it gets.

Permit me to eat a heaping helping of crow. Upon a second viewing, I greatly enjoyed "An Autumn's Tale", I'm eager to see it again, and I now recommend it highly.
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Kevin Kennedy
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November 8, 2007

This customer review refers to An Autumn's Tale (1987) (DVD) (2-Disc Edition) (Digitally Remastered) (Hong Kong Version)
1 people found this review helpful

For Chow and Chung fans only Customer Review Rated Bad 5 - 5 out of 10
"An Autumn's Tale" is about an art student (Cherie Chung) who travels to NYC to go to school and be with her wealthy boyfriend (Danny Chan). A thoroughly uncouth distant relative (Chow Yun Fat) puts her up in the world's dumpiest apartment. Cherie then discovers that boyfriend Chan has fallen for another woman.

The film shows Cherie adjusting to life in the Big Apple, Cherie and Chow Yun Fat developing an affection for each other, and the misunderstandings that prevent Chow from telling Cherie of his love for her. Will Chow and Cherie ever get together?

I found too much of the story to be trite cliches, too much of the filmmaking to be ham-handed, too much of Chow Yun Fat's acting to be overbroad, and the film's resolution to be thoroughly unconvincing.

I was greatly disappointed by "An Autumn's Tale" and I cannot recommend it.
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Anonymous

April 9, 2005

This customer review refers to An Autumn's Tale (1987) (DVD) (Digitally Remastered)
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the most beautiful movie Customer Review Rated Bad 10 - 10 out of 10
CHow yut Fat never disappoint us in 99% of his movies, it doesn't matter what role he's takes, he's always awesome in his acting.Just love his humour in this drama,this time he took a role of a funny chinese foreigner in North america,Cherie's acting made a perfect match for this drama. A definely must seen movie!!!!
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Anonymous

April 1, 2005

This customer review refers to An Autumn's Tale (1987) (DVD) (Digitally Remastered)
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Excellent Customer Review Rated Bad 10 - 10 out of 10
The first time I watched this was on an old scratchy VHS version ages ago. It's amazing to see this film finally restored and remastered and it looks amazing. The performance from the two leads is flawless as they draw you into their worlds and make you start to feel more for their characters. New York provides a very beautiful backdrop for this film and it's amazing to see how it has changed over the years. Furthermore, the chemistry between Chow Yun Fat and Cherie Chung feels so real that it's hard to believe that they are only acting. The story itself is very well written with a great ending. Highly recommended!
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Anonymous

August 25, 2003

This customer review refers to An Autumn's Tale (1987) (DVD) (Hong Kong Version)
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Super! Customer Review Rated Bad 10 - 10 out of 10
Cherie & Chow Yun Fat, perhaps their best film ever.Excellent Chemistry, exceptional film
If you like either actor/actress, you must see this film.
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