October 22, 2020

The Route Domicile – Zhang Yimou 1999 – Review

Title: The Road Home “Wo de fu qin mu qin” (original title)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Cast: Ziyi Zhang, Honglei Sun, Hao Zheng

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Synopsis The Road Home 1999 Mandarin Movie
Prompted past times the expiry of his begetter as well as the grief of his mother, a human recalls the floor of how they met inward flashback.

My views
The Road Home is a gentle, sensitive as well as beautiful cinema centering on the floor of the courtship betwixt between a immature province daughter as well as a teacher. The cinema is genuinely 2 stories: the here-and-now nearly an onetime human as well as woman, as well as a long flashback telling the dearest floor of how they met. In the inaugural of all segment, the human had simply died as well as the adult woman is grieving as well as making funeral arrangements. They involve walking amongst the casket a long agency home, thence the title. The middle purpose of the film, the romance, features . That middle segment – the courtship – is inward brilliant, almost stunning-looking color. The start as well as destination of the cinema are both inward black-and-white. The floor is elementary even as well as then tearful as well as the actors are simply wonderful. Her functioning pulled me inward amongst her beautiful face, her acting, her appeal, her Mandarin youthful voice, images of her braided grunter tail pilus flapping inward the air current equally she cutely trotted downward the dirt path, as well as and then on as well as and then on. This classy can’t hold out missed.


  • Acting/Cast: 9
  • Story: 9
  • Music/Sounds:8
  • Overall: 8.5