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Ju dou [videorecording] : an erotic tale of forbidden passion / a China Film Group & Tokuma Co. & Xi-An Film Studio co-production ; a film by Zhang Yimou ; written by Heng Liu ; directed by Fengliang Yang and Zhang Yimou
Alternate Title Title on disc label and container: Ju-dou [videorecording]
Studio City, CA : Razor Digital Entertainment ; [U.S.] : MagicPlay Entertainment, c2005
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1997 .J8 2005    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Abused wives -- China -- Drama
Forced marriage -- Drama
Adultery -- Drama
Infertility, Male -- Drama
Rural families -- Drama
Subject China -- Social conditions -- 1912-1949 -- Drama
Subject(s) Motion pictures -- China
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD ; region 0 ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Language In Chinese (Mandarin), with optional English, simplified Chinese, or traditional Chinese subtitles
Cast Gong Li, Li Baotian, Li Wai, Zhang Yi, Ji-An Zheng
Credits Music, Ru-jin Xia, Jiping Zhao ; cinematography, Changwei Gu, Lun Yang ; editing, Yuan Du
Note Credits from container
DVD release of the 1990 motion picture
MPAA rating: PG-13
Summary In 1920s China, a young woman is forced into marriage and is then abused by her elderly husband. Her suffering attracts the sympathy of her husband's younger, kinder nephew, and the two begin a secret affair that could lead to tragic consequences
Series Zhang Yimou collection
Alternate Author Liu, Heng, 1954-
Zhang, Yimou
Yang, Fengliang
Gong, Li, 1965-
Li, Baotian, 1946-
Li, Wei, 1919-2005
Zhang, Yi
Zheng, Ji-An
Zhongguo dian ying ji tuan gong si
Xi'an dian ying zhi pian chang
Tokuma Shoten
Razor Digital Entertainment (Firm)
MagicPlay Entertainment (Firm)

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