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Genre  Crime, Drama
Screenplay  Chu Tien-wen
Language  Mandarin
7.3/10 IMDb

Director  Hou Hsiao-Hsien
Music director  Lim Giong
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Country  Taiwan
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Writer  Chu Tien-wen, Jack Kao, Jieh-Wen King
Release date  May, 1996
Cast  Jack Kao Kuo-Hsin, Giong Lim, Annie Yi, Vicky Wei
Similar movies  Related Hou Hsiao-Hsien movies

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Goodbye South, Goodbye is a 1996 crime drama film directed by Hou Hsiao-hsien. The film had its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival on May 12, 1996.

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Plot

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Gao (Jack Kao) rides the train to Pinghsi to set up a 10-day gambling den with his friend Hsi (Hsi Hsiang). He takes his acolyte Flatty (Lim Giong) and Pretzel (Annie Shizuka Inoh), Flatty's girlfriend, who works part-time in a night club. Gao's girlfriend Ying (Hsu Kuei-Ying) works in the same night club as Pretzel and doesn't like the people around Gao, finding them dangerous. Gao has already made a deal with Hsi to invest in a nightclub in Shanghai, but Ying doesn't want him to go. Instead, she wants him to stay in Taiwan to open a restaurant. A succession of get-rich-quick schemes leads them to the brink of disaster. Throughout the course of the film the unsavory alliance between the underworld and the political elite emerges.

Cast

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  • Jack Kao as Gao
  • Lim Giong as Flat Head
  • Annie Shizuka Inoh as Pretzel
  • Hsi Hsiang as Hsi
  • Hsu Kuei-Ying as Ying
  • Lei Ming as Gao's father
  • Lien Pi-tung as Tung
  • Kao Ming as Ming
  • Vicky Wei as Hui
  • Soundtrack

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    The film's soundtrack was released in Taiwan by Magic Stone in 1996, as well as in Japan by Soundtrack Listeners Communications Inc. on March 21, 1997.

    Reception

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    Goodbye South, Goodbye was entered into the 1996 Cannes Film Festival, but lost to Secrets & Lies. It was chosen along with The Bridges of Madison County and Carlito's Way as the best film of the 1990s by Cahiers du cinéma.


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    References

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