About the film
cultural revolution peking opera
Peking Opera Blues
Release Date: September 06, 1986
|Production Companies||:||Film Workshop|
|Producers||:||Tsui Hark, Patrick Yip|
The film is set in 1913 Beijing, during Yuan Shikai's presidency of the Republic of China. It depicts the adventures of a team of unlikely heroines: Tsao Wan, a patriotic rebel who dresses as a man; Sheung Hung, a woman in search of a missing box of jewels; and Pat Neil, the daughter of a Peking Opera impresario.