YOUYUAN JINGMENG (2001)

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  • PEONY PAVILION Alternative

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1930s Suzhou, China. Jade is a famous songstress courtesan who has married an opium-addicted aristocrat. Lan is a female cousin of the family and a teacher seeking to inculcate modern values in her pupils. When love goes wrong for both women, they turn to each other for support, but handsome instructor Shing Chi-Kong is set to test their love...

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