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The Last Emperor
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John Lone John Lone
Pu Yi - Adult
Joan Chen Joan Chen
Wan Jung
Peter O Peter O'Toole
Reginald 'R. J.' Johnston
Ruocheng Ying Ruocheng Ying
The Governor
Victor Wong Victor Wong
Chen Pao Shen
Dennis Dun Dennis Dun
Big Li
Maggie Han Maggie Han
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Mark Peploe Mark Peploe
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Bernardo Bertolucci Bernardo Bertolucci
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Open the Door.

8 years, 6 months ago at Dec 4 20:24
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Emperor Pu Yi: This isn't a school; it's a prison. A real prison.

He was the Lord of Ten Thousand Years, the absolute monarch of China. He was born to rule a world of ancient tradition. Nothing prepared him for our world of change. The story of the final Emperor of China.

John Lone: Emperor Pu Yi / Henry

One could easily state Bernardo Bertolucci crea... read more

The Last Emperor

3 years, 1 month ago at Apr 28 21:34
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As a series of beautifully ornate costumes, moody cinematography, exotic locations, and observation of shifting tastes – politically, culturally – in various eras, The Last Emperor is a grand statement. A movie in big emblazoned letters, a movie that rests in the truest sense of the term cinematic, but it’s a pity that there’s no good script to go along with all of the detailed craft and p... read more
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A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.
Release date: 15 April 1988
UPC: 012236049609
Tags: Drama (23), China (18), Biography (15), 1987 (14), Historical (11), 1980s (10), Italy (9), Epic (8), (8), Emperor (8), Royalty (7), Biopic (6), Cultural Revolution (5), Forbidden City (5), WWII (5), Palace (5), Manchuria (5), Museum (5), History (4), Empress (4)
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