Director: Edward Yang Run Time: 173 min. Release Year: 2000 Language: Chinese
Starring: Elaine Jin, Issey Ogata, Jonathan Chang, Kelly Lee, Wu Nien-Jen
Each member of a family in Taipei asks hard questions about life’s meaning as they live through everyday quandaries. NJ is morose: his brother owes him money, his mother is in a coma, his wife suffers a spiritual crisis when she finds her life a blank and his business partners make bad decisions.