WUTAI JIEMEI (1964)

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  • SISTERS ON STAGE Alternative
  • SOEURS DE SCENE Alternative
  • STAGE SISTERS Alternative
  • TWO ACTRESSES Alternative
  • TWO STAGE SISTERS Alternative

Synopsis

Melodrama about two opera stars who rise from rags to riches and then take different paths. It starts in East China's Zhejiang province in 1935, moves by way of a small all-woman Shaoxing opera troupe to decadent Shanghai, through liberation in 1949, to progressive shows for the people.

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