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The wedding banquet (1993)
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Call no.:
DVD 010 307
Title:
The wedding banquet
Originally produced:
1993
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Comedy about the age-old conflict between parents and their children. In New York, the Taiwanese half of a gay couple hopes to end his parents' matchmaking by announcing that he's engaged. What he doesn't count on is that they'll fly in to meet the bride and plan the nuptials!
Credits:
The Samuel Goldwyn Company ; 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.
Edition:
Widescreen version.
Publication:
Santa Monica, CA : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, c2004.
Languages:
In English and Mandarin with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (108 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Samuel Goldwyn Co
Zhong yang dian ying shi ye gu fen you xian gong si
Good Machine (Firm)
Director(s):
Lee, Ang
Screenwriter(s):
Lee, Ang
Peng, Neil
Producer(s):
Lee, Ang
Hope, Ted
Schamus, James
Cast:
Ah-Leh Gua, Sihung Lung, May Chin, Winston Chao, Mitchell Lichtenstein.
Production:
Director of photography, Jong Lin ; editor, Tim Squyres ; composer, Mader.
Notes:
Aspect ratio 1.85:1.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Special features: "A forbidden passion featurette with director/co-writer James Schamus, theatrical trailer.
Subjects:
Gay men Family relationships Taiwan Drama.
Gay male couples United States Drama.
Taiwanese Family relationships Drama.
Taiwanese United States Drama.
Taiwanese Americans Drama.
Gay men United States Drama.
Interethnic dating United States Drama.
Chinese United States Drama.
Illegal aliens United States Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Comedy films
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1990s
Spoken language: Chinese
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: French
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Wedding banquet
Director: Lee, Ang
Actor: Chin, May
Actor: Gua, Ah-Leh
Actor: Lung, Sihung
Production studio: Good Machine (Firm)
Production studio: Samuel Goldwyn Co
Production studio: Zhong yang dian ying shi ye gu fen you xian gong si
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes