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Myriad of Lights (Wan jia deng huo) (China, 1948)

Directed by Fu Shen. Cast: Lan Ma, Shangguan Yunzhu, Wu Yin. This tale of familial warfare and sacrifice takes place in hard-pressed Shanghai at the end of the 1940's. Hu Zhiqing can barely support his wife and children, and his situation is worsened by the unexpected arrival of his mother, brother and sister-in-law. When he is fired by his unscrupulous boss, the whole family becomes embroiled in one emotional/economic struggle after another. 110 min. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database

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