The River

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  • NR
  • 1997
  • 1 hr 55 min
  • 7.2  (2,955)
  • 55

The movie The River features a young man in his early 20's by the name of Hsiao-Kang. In this movie, Hsiao-Kang bumps into an old girlfriend on an escalator, where she talks him into joining her in a film she is working in. The director of the film decides to cast him in the film, first as a dead body, then on a boat. After shooting his scenes, Hsiao-Kang develops a dull pain in his neck that progressively becomes more painful as time goes on. His family tries everything they can to ease the pain like acupuncture, massages, and having him rest. Unfortunately, nothing seems to work and the pain becomes so unbearable that he wishes he would die.

The River
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The movie The River features a young man in his early 20's by the name of Hsiao-Kang. In this movie, Hsiao-Kang bumps into an old girlfriend on an escalator, where she talks him into joining her in a film she is working in. The director of the film decides to cast him in the film, first as a dead body, then on a boat. After shooting his scenes, Hsiao-Kang develops a dull pain in his neck that progressively becomes more painful as time goes on. His family tries everything they can to ease the pain like acupuncture, massages, and having him rest. Unfortunately, nothing seems to work and the pain becomes so unbearable that he wishes he would die.

The River is a 1997 romance movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 55 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2 and a MetaScore of 55.

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  • Release Date
    1997
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 55 min
  • Language
    Chinese
  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (2,955)
  • Metascore
    55
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