The Last Emperor Screen 1 article

The Last Emperor

1987

The Last Emperor Poster
  • It is important to stress that one of the remarkable achievements of this uncommonly ambitious film, which might have been called After the Revolution, is to broach areas that exist beyond the personal--a reasonable enough notion if one acknowledges that no word for "privacy" exists in Chinese--and viewers who complain about the "narrowness" of the plot might do well to look through Pu Yi's story rather than simply at it, to perceive the richness that lies on the other side.

More Links