Tag Archives: 1990s

Chungking Express / Chung Hing sam lam (1994) Kar-Wai Wong, Brigitte Lin, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Wong Kar-Wai’s movie about two love-struck cops is filmed in impressionistic splashes of motion and color. The first half deals with Cop 223, who has broken up with his girlfriend of five years. He purchases a tin of pineapples with an expiration date of May 1 each day for a month. By the end of that time, he feels that he will either be rejoined with his love or that it too will have expired forever.

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Married People, Single Sex (1994) Mike Sedan, Chase Masterson, Shelley Michelle, Samuel Mongiello, Drama, Erotic

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Various husbands, wives, friends, and lovers pair off in this erotic tableaux of sexual dysfunction. A frustrated construction worker turns to phone sex when his wife can’t satisfy him; a topless dancer submits to the alluring “I do not know what” of one of her patrons; and a frustrated wife cheats on her by-the-book husband because she wants “the lust to be there.”

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