Raise the Red Lantern
# 46  Raise the Red Lantern (1991, Yimou Zhang)  Ranked # 46
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AKA Da hong deng long gao gao gua
Group Zhang Trilogy
Released 1991   (original release year)   Release Dates - IMDB
Director Yimou Zhang
Countries China / Hong Kong / Taiwan
Starring Li Gong, Caifei He, Cuifen Cao, Jingwu Ma, Qi Zhao, Lin Kong, Jin Shuyuan
Genres Drama / Period Film
Language Mandarin
Color Color
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Academy Awards  -  1991 Foreign Language Film Nominee
BAFTA British Academy Film Awards  -  1992 Film Not in the English Language

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James Berardinelli : All-Time Top 100  -  #23    Review  Read more about Raise the Red Lantern    Book
BFI Sight and Sound Top Ten Poll 2012  -  #74  (4 votes)
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Roger Ebert : The Great Movies IIReview  Read more about Raise the Red Lantern    Book
Empire : The 100 Best Films of World Cinema  -  #28    Review  Read more about Raise the Red Lantern
Four-Star Movies  -  #76/101    Book
Halliwell's Top 1000  -  #514    Book
Have You Seen . . . ?: A Personal Introduction to 1,000 FilmsBook
Los Angeles Film Critics' Association  -  1992 Best Foreign Language Film Runner-Up
Leonard Maltin : Movie Guides  -  Book
Movieline : The 100 Best Foreign Films
National Board of Review  -  1992 Top Foreign Films
National Society of Film Critics' Awards  -  1992 Best Foreign Language Film Winner
National Society of Film Critics' 100 Essential FilmsBook
New York Film Critic's Circle  -  1992 Best Foreign Film Winner
The New York Times Guide to the Best 1,000 Movies...Review  Read more about Raise the Red Lantern    Book
Gerald Peary : 100 Films for Film LiteracyWebsite
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TV Guide Film & Video Companion 2006  -  
Venice International Film Festival  -  1991 Nominee