About the film
The Golden Lotus
Release Date: January 17, 1974
|Genres||:||Romance, Action, Drama|
|Production Companies||:||Shaw Brothers|
|Producers||:||Run Run Shaw|
Golden Lotus is based, in part, on Jin Ping Mei, a famous erotic novel of ancient China. Li Han-Hsiang adapted part of the story into this film, which starts with Hsi Men Ching, a successful merchant, wooing Pan Chin Lien, the beautiful wife of one of the townspeople.