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3.9
210 Ratings

Comrades: Almost a Love Story

Tian mi mi

Directed by Peter Chan
Hong Kong, 1996
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Jun arrives in Hong Kong from mainland China, hoping to be able to earn enough money to marry his girlfriend back home.

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Comrades: Almost a Love Story Directed by Peter Chan

Critics reviews

Despite its sentimental aspects, this youthful, semitragic tale of two Chinese mainlanders in Hong Kong—the wonderful Maggie Cheung (Actress, Irma Vep) and pop star Leon Lai—and their fluctuating relationship as friends and lovers is the most moving film I’ve seen yet about that city’s last years under colonial rule.
April 22, 1997
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