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Beyond The Great Wall (1964) (DVD) (Hong Kong Version) DVD Region 3

Linda Lin (Actor) | Chao Lei (Actor) | Chuang Guong Chau (Actor) | Au-Yeung Sa Fei (Actor)
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Beyond The Great Wall (1964) (DVD) (Hong Kong Version)
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Probably Shaw Brothers' greatest star during the late fifties and early sixties, Linda Lam Doi was a tragic figure who committed suicide at an early age. Beyond the Great Wall features one of her finest performances, as Wang Chao Chun, one of the Emperor's many concubines who desired to be his favorite. However, her existence in the palace takes a detour when she's tricked into marrying the leader of the Huns. Her sacrifice averts war, but it dooms the unfortunate heroine to a life unlike the one she desired. Beyond the Great Wall is a stirring tale of sacrifice and epic tragedy, and features the wonderful sets, costumes, and Mandarin songs that Shaws' Huangmei Operas are known for. Based on a true story, Beyond the Great Wall captures the legendary Linda Lam Doi in a glamorous, heartbreakingly tragic performance.
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Product Title: Beyond The Great Wall (1964) (DVD) (Hong Kong Version) 王昭君 (1964) (DVD) (香港版) 王昭君 (1964) (DVD) (香港版) 王昭君 Beyond The Great Wall (1964) (DVD) (Hong Kong Version)
Artist Name(s): Linda Lin (Actor) | Chao Lei (Actor) | Chuang Guong Chau (Actor) | Au-Yeung Sa Fei (Actor) | Chu Muk (Actor) | Li Ying (Actor) | WEN XIU (Actor) | HONG BO (Actor) 林黛 (Actor) | 趙雷 (Actor) | 蔣光超 (Actor) | 歐陽莎菲 (Actor) | 朱牧 (Actor) | 李英 (Actor) | 文秀 (Actor) | 洪波 (Actor) 林黛 (Actor) | 赵雷 (Actor) | 蒋光超 (Actor) | 欧阳莎菲 (Actor) | 朱牧 (Actor) | Li Ying (Actor) | 文秀 (Actor) | 洪波 (Actor) 林黛(リン・トイ) (Actor) | Chao Lei (Actor) | 蒋光超(チァン・クヮンチャオ) (Actor) | Au-Yeung Sa Fei (Actor) | Chu Muk (Actor) | Li Ying (Actor) | WEN XIU (Actor) | HONG BO (Actor) Linda Lin (Actor) | Chao Lei (Actor) | Chuang Guong Chau (Actor) | Au-Yeung Sa Fei (Actor) | Chu Muk (Actor) | Li Ying (Actor) | WEN XIU (Actor) | HONG BO (Actor)
Director: Li Han Hsiang 李翰祥 李翰祥 李翰祥(リー・ハンシャン) Li Han Hsiang
Release Date: 2004-01-15
Language: Mandarin
Subtitles: English, Traditional Chinese, Bahasa (Malaysia), Bahasa (Indonesia)
Country of Origin: Hong Kong, China
Picture Format: NTSC What is it?
Disc Format(s): DVD
Region Code: 3 - South East Asia (including Hong Kong, S. Korea and Taiwan) What is it?
Duration: 91 (mins)
Publisher: Intercontinental Video (HK)
Package Weight: 120 (g)
Shipment Unit: 1 What is it?
YesAsia Catalog No.: 1003098768

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* Screen Format : 1:1.33
* Sound Mix : MONO
* DVD Type : N/A
* Extras : Trailer/ Other Releases/ Color Stills/ Original Poster/
      Production Notes/ Biography & Selected Filmography


導演:李翰祥
Director: Li Han-Hsiang

  元帝(趙雷)憑畫選妃,畫師毛延壽(洪波)乘機弄權,向後宮佳麗勒索,王昭君(林黛)不值其所為,其畫像被醜化,三年來冷落宮中,昭君憑琵琶訴怨,元帝聞聲召見昭君,驚為天人。畫師逃離中土,遭匈奴所擒,詐稱元帝派遣他來為公主昭君議婚,匈奴王於是獻上聘禮,元帝發怒拒絕。匈奴誤元帝悔婚,揮軍長安;昭君不忍累及蒼生遠嫁番邦……
Beyond the Great Wall is a true story based on how Wang Chao-Chun sacrificed her love and life for the good of the Chinese people during war time fears between China and the Huns. The iconic Linda Lin Dai gives a soul stirring performance as Wang, who is tricked into marrying the Hun leader. War averted, the truth is revealed to late, she kills herself. Life imitates art when sadly Linda committed suicide a few years later.


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Average Customer Rating for this Edition: Customer Review Rated Bad 10 - 10 out of 10 (1)

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July 5, 2007

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Great art in a small package Customer Review Rated Bad 10 - 10 out of 10
Shaw Brothers managed to tell a powerful tale in only 88 minutes in this superb huangmei film. Only Lin Dai had the presence and charisma to deliver such a strong, yet vulnerable, regal, yet sympathetic, performance. The music, costuming, set decoration, and cinematography are sumptuous and beautiful throughout this film gem.

Very, very highly recommended for a general audience.
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