SAM DUNG (1999)

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Alternative titles

  • XIN DONG Alternative
  • TEMPTING HEART Alternative


Romantic drama. Cheryl, a film-maker in her 'forties, is making a picture about first love, and hires a writer to help with the script. As they work on the lines, the story flashes back to what could possibly be a tale based on a stage in Cheryl's youth, of doomed young love between Shao-rou and Ho-chuen. Circumstances force them to part, until a chance meeting ten years later, when Shao-rou is now a successful fashion designer and Ho-chuen is a tour guide. Once again it seems they may resume their relationship even though Ho-chuen is now apparently married, but there are several twists before the story reaches its conclusion.

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