Farewell My Concubine (1993)

Drama

Abandoned by his prostitute mother in 1920, Douzi was raised by a theater troupe. There he meets Shitou and over the following years the two develop an act entitled "Farewell My Concubine" that brings them fame and fortune. When Shitou marries Juxian, Doutzi becomes jealous, the beginnings of the acting duo's explosive breakup and tragic fall take root.

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Movie Score: 8.1/10 from 165 votes
Release Date: 1993-09-16
Status: Released
Run time: 171 min / 2:51
Production Studio : Maverick Picture Company, Beijing Film Studio, China Film Co-Production Corporation
Production Countries: China, Hong Kong
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Farewell My Concubine Casts

Leslie Cheung
as Ching Dau Ji (Cheng Dieyi)
Gong Li
as Guk Sin (Juxian)
Zhang Fengyi
as Duen Siu Lau (Duan Xiaolou)
Jiang Wenli
as Yan Hong/Siu Dau Ji's mother
Ge You
as Master Yuan Si Qing
Lu Qi
as Master Guan
Ying Da
as Manager
Yi Di
as Eunuch Zhang
Zhi Yitong
as Aoki Saburo
Li Chun
as Xiao Xi (teenager)
Lei Han
as Xiao Xi (adult)
Fei Yang
as Shitou (child)
Ma Ming-Wei
as Dau Ji (child)
Zhao Hai-Long
as Shitou (teenager)
Yin Zhi
as Dau Ji (teenager)
Li Dan
as Laizi (teenager)
Yang Yong-Chao
as Laizi (child)

Farewell My Concubine Crew

Writing Lilian Lee Screenplay
Directing Chen Kaige Director
Camera Gu Chang-Wei Director of Photography
Editing Xiaonan Pei Editor
Sound Jiping Zhao Original Music Composer
Writing Lu Wei Screenplay