Monthly Digest of Chinese Films | May, 2019

来源:AVTD China & CCTSS

作者:AVTD China & CCTSS


Fall in Love at First Kiss



Genre: Comedy, Romance

Length: 122min

Release Date: 2019-2-14

Screenwriter: Kaoru Tada, Yung-Ting Tseng

Director: Chen Yushan

Starring: Darren Wang, Jelly Lin

Produced by: New Classics Media, Tianjin Maoyan Weiying Media, Huaxia Film Distribution

Synopsis: At a high school entrance ceremony, an ordinary student named Xiangqin encounters a pretty boy Jiang Zhishu who has an IQ of 200. She falls in love with him immediately but initially doesn't express her feelings to him until Jiang Zhishu said "I don't like dumb girl". One day, Xiangqin's house is severely damaged in an earthquake. She and her father move into her father's friend's house. Surprisingly, the friend is Jiang Zhishu's father. Will the closed distance give her a second chance to win Zhishu's heart? Or, will her love for him end under his cold words?

Lost in Love



Genre: Drama

Length: 96min

Release Date: 2019-4-19

Screenwriter: Jianqi Huo

Director: Jianqi Huo

Starring: Xiao Chen, Juan Du, Bo Feng

Produced by: Wanda Media Co. Ltd

Synopsis: This film tells of the romance between a talented violinist and an interior designer. The pair get married almost immediately after meeting each other, though they soon find out that a passionate romance isn't enough to keep a marriage going.

Out of Crimes



Genre: Crime

Length: 91min

Release Date: 2019-4-26

Screenwriter: Peter Zuo

Director: Peter Zuo

Starring: Wang Haitao, RenQingan, Ding Jianjun

Produced by: Star of David Media Beijing

Synopsis: Miner Junpo's daughter is seriously ill and needs urgent treatment. Junpo goes to the mine owner's house to ask for money that is owed to him, but he is declined. Unable to raise money anywhere for his child's treatment, Junpo kidnaps his boss's daughter. At the same time, several other unrelated people are involved, either by coincidence or on purpose, in the affair. The situation spins out of control. This is a story about crime, forgiveness and love in the scenery of the deep Chinese mountains.

P Storm



Genre: Action, Crime

Length: 96min

Release Date: 2019-4-4

Screenwriter: Man-Lung Ho, Ho-Wah Wong

Director: David Lam

Starring: Louis Koo, Kevin Cheng, Raymond Lam

Produced by: New Classics Media, Tianjin Maoyan Weiying Media, Huaxia Film Distribution

Synopsis: After "Z Storm", "S Storm" and "L Storm", comes "P Storm". Louis Koo returns as William Luk, and he goes undercover as a prisoner to investigate correctional officers who are receiving bribes. In prison, he meets Yuan and finds out that the prisoner has conspired with the governor. Meanwhile, Ming, an officer of ICAC, is working with Liang, an officer from the Bureau of Anti-corruption, to go after Yun, a corrupt Mainland officer also known as White Glove. William then decides to work with Ming to target a group of criminals.

The White Storm 2: Drug Lords



Genre: Action

Release Date: 2019-7-12

Screenwriter: Min Li

Director: Herman Yau

Starring: Andy Lau, Chrissie Chau, Louis Koo

Produced by: Infinitus Entertainment, Sil-Metropole Organization, Sublime Film & Television Media

Synopsis: There is an iron rule in the Ching Hing Gang: No drug dealing. The gang leader, Yu Nam (by Kent Cheng), has two right-hand men: one is Tin (by Andy lau), a bright and sober adherent of principles and loyalty; the other is Jizo (by Louis Koo), a cold-blooded smart man who secretly runs a drug business without Nam's knowledge. Ordered by the top leader, Tin teaches Jizo a lesson by cutting off one of his fingers and expells him from the gang. Fifteen years later, Jizo becomes the biggest drug dealer in Hong Kong; while Tin has  established himself as a financial tycoon and a philanthropist, and is offering a $100 million bounty to eliminate the No.1 drug dealer in Hong Kong. Inevitably, a battle between the two tycoons is underway.