Women enter and exit a science fiction author’s life, over the course of a few years, after the author loses the woman he considers his one ...
Curse of the Golden Flower 2006
During China’s Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his ...
The Empress Dowager 1989
Han Hsiang Li’s lush epic re-creates the fascinating life and times of Tzu Hsi, the Manchu Qing dynasty empress who rose from the ranks of ...
Fugui and Jiazhen endure tumultuous events in China as their personal fortunes move from wealthy landownership to peasantry.