Chinese Ghost Story (DVD)
Title: Chinese Ghost Story
Running time: 84
Distributor: Geneon Entertainment Inc.
Release date: 2000-02-08
Suggested retail price: $29.98
Age rating: NR
Based on the well-known, live action films of the same name, A Chinese Ghost Story: The Tsui Hark Animation seamlessly combines the renowned action director’s trademark “perpetual motion” pacing with the latest computer graphics to create a fantastic tale of strange demons, hungry ghosts, and timeless love.
Considered by many to be one of contemporary Hong Kong’s most brilliant cinematographers, filmmaker Tsui Hark is internationally known for his iconoclastic style, solid storytelling, and tightly maintained pace. Among his many famous Hong Kong films are A Better Tomorrow, Peking Opera Blues, A Chinese Ghost Story, as well as Once Upon a Time in China.
“...a dazzling odyssey into Chinese myth and fantasy destined for instant cult status...” Wade Major, Box Office Magazine
Spoken languages: English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.
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