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In this Taiwanese the director retells an incident that happened during his school days. A fourteen-year-old boy is caught murdering his girlfriend. He finds out that his girlfriend is somehow involved with a teenager who is a gang member. The gang leader and his girlfriend are in two different gangs. Their relationship threatens their lives if found associating with each other. The movie places the murder under a political theme for the time period in Taiwan. The film's original Taiwanese is translated as "The Murder Incident of the Boy on Guling Street."

| 1991 | 3 hr 57 min | 8.4/10
Edward Yang
A Brighter Summer Day

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