The Water Margin (水滸傳)
Thursday Oct 11 07:30 PM
Museum members: $10.00
General Admission: $12.00
About the Film:
Part of 邵氏兄弟 Shaw Brothers Retrospective
Directed by Chang Cheh. 1972. Hong Kong. 120 min. Mandarin with English subtitles.
Director Chang Cheh returns to direct this ambitious adaptation of one of the four great classical novels of Chinese literature, Water Margin (also known as Outlaws of the Marsh). Centered around a group of 108 outlaws in the Liangshan Marsh, the film follows the story of Lu Junyi, who joins the outlaws amid skirmishes with one of the their greatest enemies, the Shi Wengong.
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