So Close To Paradise is a 1999 movie filmed entirely in China, in the city of Wuhan. Its about the intriguing lives of two migrant workers and what they endure. Dong is naïve, and ignorant regarding life. Gao is older and more street smart. Gao has been bilked out of money by a local gang leader, known as Su. To settle the score, Gao drags his close friend Dong into the seedy world of gangs. The friends stop at a local brothel where a prostitute named Ruan says she knows Su. The three go through many crazy hijinks before any justice is served.