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Green Tea (2003)

Lü cha (original title)
Well, apparently Wu Fang (Wei Zhao) is a young lady on a mission. Namely, to go on as many dates as quickly as possible, not to drink as much tea as possible, but to find the man of her ... See full summary »

Director:

Yuan Zhang
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2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Wen Jiang ... Chen Mingliang
Wei Zhao ... Wu Fang / Langlang
Lijun Fang Lijun Fang ... Fang
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Haizhen Wang Haizhen Wang ... Fang's girlfriend
Yuan Zhang ... Zhang
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Well, apparently Wu Fang (Wei Zhao) is a young lady on a mission. Namely, to go on as many dates as quickly as possible, not to drink as much tea as possible, but to find the man of her dreams. Then there is her latest blind date, one Chen Mingliang (Wen Jiang), who is on a rebound and meeting Miss Wu. Will this one work out? After all, they seem to be opposites in so many ways. Written by aghaemi

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A cup of green tea will show you the way to find your true love.

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Drama | Romance

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Nice plot, Nice photography, but no better than original novel
4 May 2005 | by thiefppSee all my reviews

For those who have not read the original novel by Jin, I highly recommend whom to do it. It is one of the best one I have ever read. Wei Zhao in the movie is a female graduate, blind dating with Wen Jiang. (female graduate in China is the symbol of unisex nerd). She actually lives totally different life at daytime (normal graduates) and at night (serving at a night club). She talks her night life story as her friend's to attract Wen, and finally Wen realizes it and loves her. The movie just shows the poor situation those female graduate in China. They are totally ignored by men and cannot find love. I like the photography, although it disturbs the plot. Wei is one of the best actress in China, if not the best.


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Country:

China

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

18 August 2003 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Green Tea See more »

Filming Locations:

Beijing, China

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Asian Union Film Ltd. See more »
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