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Happy times [DVD videorecording] / a Sunflower presentation ; producer, Zhao Yu ; screenplay, Guizi ; directed by Zhang Yimou.

Contributor(s): Zhao, Yu [pro.] | Gui, Zi | Zhang, Yimou [drt.] | Zhao, Benshan, 1958- [act.] | Dong, Jie [act.] | Mo, Yan, 1956-. Shi fu yue lai yue you mo | Sony Pictures Classics (Firm).
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Classics, 2002Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0767882997.Other title: Xing fu shi guang [DVD videorecording].Subject(s): Man-woman relationships -- Drama | Middle-aged men -- Drama | Unemployed -- Drama | Blind -- Drama | Divorced women -- DramaGenre/Form: Comedy films. | Foreign films. | Feature films -- ChinaAwards: Official selection, 2002 Berlin International Film Festival.Cast: Zhao Benshan, Dong Jie.Summary: "In an attempt to impress a portly divorcée that has caught his eye, an unemployed factory worker poses as the wealthy manager of a non-existent hotel. Hoping that his fabricated success will lead to holy matrimony, he instead finds himself the guardian of the woman's blind stepdaughter. Now, as the lies get more complicated and the deception more difficult to sustain, the sweet young blind girl and the crazy middle-aged man find themselves forming an emotional friendship that is as touching as it is unlikely"--Container.
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DVD.

Mandarin dialogue, English or French subtitles.

Zhao Benshan, Dong Jie.

Director of photography, Hou Yong ; editor, Zhai Ru ; music composer, San Bao.

Based on the novella: Shifu, you'll do anything for a laugh / by Mo Yan.

DVD release of the 2001 motion picture.

Dolby digital 5.1; widescreen anamorphic format.

Rated PG.

"In an attempt to impress a portly divorcée that has caught his eye, an unemployed factory worker poses as the wealthy manager of a non-existent hotel. Hoping that his fabricated success will lead to holy matrimony, he instead finds himself the guardian of the woman's blind stepdaughter. Now, as the lies get more complicated and the deception more difficult to sustain, the sweet young blind girl and the crazy middle-aged man find themselves forming an emotional friendship that is as touching as it is unlikely"--Container.

Special features: Bonus trailers ; scene selection.

Official selection, 2002 Berlin International Film Festival.

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