Flowers Of Shanghai (1998)
  • Directors(s)

    Hou Hsiao-Hsien

  • Production Year

    1998

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    114m

  • Cast

    Michelle Reis, Michiko Hada, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung

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Flowers Of Shanghai (1998)

drug misuse

FLOWERS OF SHANGHAI is a Taiwanese period drama, from 1998, exploring the relationships between the courtesans of a 19th century high-class brothel in China and their male clients.

  • Directors(s)

    Hou Hsiao-Hsien

  • Production Year

    1998

  • Genre(s)

    Drama

  • Approx. running minutes

    114m

  • Cast

    Michelle Reis, Michiko Hada, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung

Posters and synopsis powered by IMDb

FLOWERS OF SHANGHAI is a Taiwanese period drama, from 1998, exploring the relationships between the courtesans of a 19th century high-class brothel in China and their male clients.

Drugs

There are frequent scenes in which characters smoke opium from hookahs and pipes of the period, or are shown in acts of drug preparation. There are also references to eating opium and to addiction. The drug misuse is presented as part of a lifestyle amongst a particular class of people in a particular historical period.

There are mild sex references. There is a reference to a man beating his wife because of her infidelity.

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Flowers Of Shanghai (1998)Physical media + VOD/Streaming114m 0sSony Pictures Home Entertainment04/06/2021
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Flowers Of Shanghai (1998) - Bonus Materials - Tony Rayns On Flowers Of ShanghaiPhysical media + VOD/Streaming28m 0sSony Pictures Home Entertainment04/06/2021
Flowers Of Shanghai (1998) - Bonus Materials - Hou Hsiao-hsienPhysical media + VOD/Streaming13m 0sSony Pictures Home Entertainment04/06/2021
Flowers Of Shanghai (1998) - Bonus Materials - Making Of Flowers Of ShanghaiPhysical media + VOD/Streaming37m 0sSony Pictures Home Entertainment04/06/2021
Flowers Of Shanghai (1998) - Bonus Materials - TrailerPhysical media + VOD/Streaming2m 0sSony Pictures Home Entertainment04/06/2021
  • Classified date

    04/06/2021

  • Language

    Cantonese