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Painted Faces (Blu-ray) (Japan Version) Blu-ray Region A

Sammo Hung (Actor) | Lam Ching Ying (Actor) | Lee Dien Hing (Actor) | Winnie Lau (Actor)
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All Editions Rating: Customer Review Rated Bad 6 - 6 out of 10 (1)

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In the 1960s, China Drama Academy, a Peking Opera school run by Yu Jim Yuen, was the childhood home and training grounds of many of Hong Kong's future action luminaries, including Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Corey Yuen and Yuen Wah. Directed by Alex Law (An Autumn's Tale), the 1988 Hong Kong classic Painted Faces is based on the true story of Yu Jim Yuen and his famous pupils. The film swept six awards at the 25th Golden Horse Film Awards, including Best Film, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay.

Stepping into the role of his teacher, Sammo Hung won Best Actor at the 8th Hong Kong Film Awards and the 33rd Asia Pacific Film Festival for his portrayal of the stern Master Yu, who persevered through tough conditions to teach acrobatics, martial arts and opera to the children left in his care. Under Master Yu's strict training, the young members of the Seven Little Fortunes troupe would grow up, take stage and eventually bring their talents to the film industry.

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Product Title: Painted Faces (Blu-ray) (Japan Version) Painted Faces (Blu-ray) (Japan Version) Painted Faces (Blu-ray) (Japan Version) 七小福 Painted Faces (Blu-ray) (Japan Version)
Artist Name(s): Sammo Hung (Actor) | Lam Ching Ying (Actor) | Lee Dien Hing (Actor) | Winnie Lau (Actor) | Wu Ma (Actor) | Cheng Pei Pei (Actor) | John Sham (Actor) 洪金寶 (Actor) | 林正英 (Actor) | 李殿馨 (Actor) | 劉小慧 (Actor) | 午馬 (Actor) | 鄭佩佩 (Actor) | 岑建勳 (Actor) 洪金宝 (Actor) | 林正英 (Actor) | 李殿馨 (Actor) | 刘小慧 (Actor) | 午马 (Actor) | 郑佩佩 (Actor) | 岑建勋 (Actor) 洪金寶(サモ・ハン・キンポー) (Actor) | 林正英(ラム・チェンイン)  (Actor) | Lee Dien Hing (Actor) | 劉小慧(ウィニー・ラウ) (Actor) | 午馬(ウー・マー) (Actor) | 鄭佩佩(チェン・プイプイ) (Actor) | 岑建勲(ジョン・シャム) (Actor) Sammo Hung (Actor) | Lam Ching Ying (Actor) | Lee Dien Hing (Actor) | Winnie Lau (Actor) | Wu Ma (Actor) | Cheng Pei Pei (Actor) | John Sham (Actor)
Director: Alex Law 羅啟銳 罗启锐 羅啓鋭 (アレックス・ロー) Alex Law
Blu-ray Region Code: A - Americas (North, Central and South except French Guiana), Korea, Japan, South East Asia (including Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan) What is it?
Release Date: 2018-11-07
Publisher Product Code: TWBS-5127
Place of Origin: Hong Kong
Disc Format(s): Blu-ray
Publisher: Twin
Shipment Unit: 1 What is it?
YesAsia Catalog No.: 1068438706

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[アーティスト/ キャスト]
サモ・ハン / ラム・チェンイン / チェン・ペイペイ / アレックス・ロウ (監督) / メイベル・チャン (製作総指揮) / ローウェル・ロー (音楽)

[特典情報]
映像特典収録

[テクニカル・インフォメーション]
初Blu-ray化/製作30周年記念/本編113分
製作国 : 香港 (Hong Kong)
公開年 : 1992

[解説]
ジャッキー・チェン、サモ・ハン、ユン・ピョウ/香港映画のレジェンドたちの少年時代を描いた珠玉の名作!

[ストーリー]
60年代の香港、9歳のジャッキーは母に連れられてユー先生率いる京劇学院に入学する。そこで知り合ったのは、面倒見のいい先輩サモや、ドジだが憎めないピョウら、後の香港映画を担うスターたちの幼い姿であった。ユー先生の厳しくも信念に満ちた指導に、時に涙をこぼしながらも子供らしい明るさとやんちゃさで少年時代を過ごしていく少年たち。そして迎える思春期。女子京劇団と共演することになった彼らに青春が訪れた。しかし、時代の流れは彼らに大きな試練を与えるのだった…。

[受賞]
第25回台湾電影金馬獎作品賞 ()
[受賞]
第8回香港電影金像獎最優秀主演男優賞 ()
[受賞]
第25回シカゴ国際映画祭最優秀新人監督賞 ()
[受賞]
アジア太平洋映画祭主演男優賞 ()
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Average Customer Rating for All Editions of this Product: Customer Review Rated Bad 6 - 6 out of 10 (1)

Anonymous

September 3, 2004

This customer review refers to Painted Faces (1988) (VCD) (US Version)
Where they really friends! Customer Review Rated Bad 6 - 6 out of 10
Sammo does a great job I'm sure of portaying is Sifu,
but we don't really know what was is relations with the other children through is years with the Peking Opera House. I got the impression he was forcebly the nanny of the younger ones, since he was one of the older one, given such responsibility at that younger age; that explains why all trough is life he always took care of his brothers. And in the movie we see no relation developping with Jackie, I am not sure they even liked each other, Jackie sounds and acts like a spoil kid, I am surprised Jackie did not critize the movie and the way it made him look, as for Sammo well personnaly I tought he was a helper for his Sifu all his adolescent year. I don't know how much is true fact and what is fiction if any, but they had a though life.
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