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Uniform Title Wedding banquet (Motion picture)
囍宴 (Motion picture)
Title The wedding banque [videorecording] = Xi yan / Central Motion Pictures presents ; in association with Good Machine ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee.
The wedding banquet = 囍宴 / Central Motion Pictures presents ; in association with Good Machine ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, 2004.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    WED    Available
Description 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital mono, widescreen (1.85:1).
Language In Mandarin Chinese & English; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned in English.
Cast Ah-Leh Gua, Sihung Lung, May Chin, Winston Chao, Mitchell Lichtenstein.
Credits Director of photography, Jong Lin ; editor, Tim Squyres ; composer, Mader.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language.
Summary A Taiwanese gay man living in Manhattan agrees to a marriage of convenience with a mainland Chinese woman in need of a green card. His parents are thrilled, and fly to the States to help him plan a lavish wedding banquet.
Note Special features (in English, 21 min.): "A forbidden passion" featurette, with Lee & Schamus (20 min.); theatrical trailer (1 min.).
Subject Taiwanese -- United States -- Drama.
Gay men -- Drama.
Intercountry marriage -- Drama.
Chinese -- United States -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Weddings -- Drama.
Dinners and dining -- Drama.
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Drama.
Foreign films -- Taiwan.
Genre/Form Romantic comedy films.
Romance films.
Comedy films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Comedy films.
Added Author Lee, Ang, 1954- Screenwriter. Producer. Director.
Peng, Neil. Screenwriter.
Schamus, James, 1959- Screenwriter. Producer.
Hope, Ted. Producer.
Gui, Yalei, 1944- Actor.
Lung, Sihung. Actor.
Chin, May. Actor.
Chao, Winston. Actor.
Lichtenstein, Mitchell, 1956- Actor.
Lin, Liangzhong. Cinematographer.
Squyres, Tim. Film editor.
Mader (Composer) Composer.
Zhong yang dian ying shi ye gu fen you xian gong si.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1992- )
Good Machine (Firm)
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Added Title Xi yan
囍宴
Note Romanized title (Wade-Giles): Hsi yen
ISBN 0792860799
9780792860792
Standard No. 027616906915
883904291640
00027616906915
Music No. 1006505 MGM Home Entertainment

 
    
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