Thousand Pieces of Gold
In 1880's China, young Lalu is sold into marriage by her impoverished father. Rather than becoming a bride, Lalu ends up in an Idaho gold-mining town, the property of a saloon owner who renames her China Polly and plans to sell her as entertainment for the locals. Refusing to become a whore, Lalu ultimately finds her own way in this strange country filled with white demons.
- Stars:Rosalind Chao, Chris Cooper, Michael Paul Chan, Dennis Dun, Jimmie F. Skaggs, Will Oldham, David Hayward, Beth Broderick, Kim Chan, Chris Evans, Weili Fan, Evan C. Kim, Freda Foh Shen, John M. Hosking, Mary Matvy,
- Director:Nancy Kelly,
- Writer:Ruthanne Lum McCunn (novel), Anne Makepeace (screenplay)
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Thousand Pieces of Gold torrent reviews
(au) wrote: Note as good as the previous movies, but I give it a pass. Good effort.
(au) wrote: Uninteresting and under developed.
(au) wrote: I remember watching this a very long time ago on one of the Encore channels. This movie was so entertaining and had some naughty humor. ;)
(fr) wrote: Entertaining movie about the effect that a young girl has on a chef who lives only for her job. Better than an American re-make, "No Reservations."
(us) wrote: a self-parody of the buddy-cop formula the franchise has become associated with, plot this time is mere sideshow to hit-and-miss attempts to recreate the first twos' humorous banter. the villain is laughably generic, in contrast with the second's perplexing south african, disappointing in the extreme.
(nl) wrote: I don't care what the critics say: I LOVED this movie and its glorious soundtrack too.
(us) wrote: I remember being amused by this greatly, but it's been at least 6 years.
(kr) wrote: A somewhat dated film but still quite enjoyable to watch. Not one to bother watching again though
(ru) wrote: I had a dream, that one day, someone will make a captivating biopic of the great, triumphant Martin Luther King Jr. My dream came true.