About

Taking place in Hong Kong of 1962, a melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other.

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Directed by

Wong Kar-wai

Written by

Wong Kar-wai (Screenplay)

Runtime

99 minutes

Country

Hong Kong, China

Language

Kantonese

Tagline

Feel the heat, keep the feeling burning, let the sensation explode.

Cast

Keywords

martial arts married couple husband wife relationship adultery extramarital affair shanghai neighbor 1960s forbidden love secret love hong kong author lovesickness marriage crisis newspaper deceived husband singapore

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Lists

#236 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#45 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#1 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#42 on The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema Empire