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宋家皇朝 (1997)
The Soong Sisters
Alias : 宋家三姐妹
Origin: Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese 
Circuit: Golden Harvest 
Genre: Drama 
Rating: I (Hong Kong) 
Theatrical Run: 05/01/1997 - 06/25/1997
Box Office: HK $10,294,700.00
 
Director
  Mabel Cheung Yuen-Ting
 
Script
  Alex Law Kai-Yui
 
Producer
  Ng See-Yuen
 
 
Cast
  Maggie Cheung Man-Yuk ... Rosamund Sung Hing-Ling
  Michelle Yeoh ... Nancy Sung Ngoi-Ling
  Vivian Wu Jun-Mei ... Sung Mei-Ling
  Winston Chao Wen-Hsuan ... Suen Chung-Saan / Sun Yat Sen
  Wu Hsing-Guo ... Generalissimo Cheung Gaai-Sek
  Niu Zhen-Hua ... Dr Hung Cheung-Hei
  Elaine Kam Yin-Ling ... MrsCharlie Sung/ Sung Kwei Tseng
  Jiang Wen (1) ... Charlie Sung Cha-Lee
  Agnes Chan Mei-Ling    
  Liu Jin ... Zhang Xue Liang
 
Production Company
  Golden Harvest Productions
 
Filming Company
  More Team
 
Assistant Director
  Wang Biao
  Jeng Hon-Keung
  Hong Zhao-Sen
  Henry Ng Hin-Wing
  Leung Gam-Fai
 
Cinematographer
  Arthur Wong Ngok-Tai
 
Lighting
  Song Guo-Zhen
  Chow Lam
 
Art Director
  Fu Tak-Lam
  Yang Zhan-Jia
  Eddie Ma Poon-Chiu
 
Costume Designer
  Wada Emi
  Chan Gai-Dung
 
Makeup
  Wu Hang-Mei
  Nanxy Tong
  Liu Qiu-Xiang
 
Props
  Ching Wai-Yin
  Qin Xi-Quan
  Tam Wing-Hung
  Cheung Hoi-Sing (1)
  Ciff Chang Chi-Wing
  Yeung Sai-Yan
  Yang Wen-Jie (1)
  Pang Kwok-Ching
  Liu Guang-Bo
  Wong Tung (3)
 
Sound Recordist
  Gary Wilkins
 
Editor
  Mei Fung (2)
 
Music
  Randy Miller
  Kitaro
 
Presenter
  Raymond Chow Man-Wai
 
Planning
  Jessica Chan Pooi-Wa
 
Production Manager
  Shen Ye (1)
  Doris Tse Ga-Wai
  Chi Nai-Liang
  Luk Yiu
 
Special Effects
  Centro Digital Pictures Ltd.
 
Re-Recording Mixer
  Kinson Tsang King-Cheung
 
 
Summary
  Late in the Qin Dynasty, the government was corrupted and the citizens' lives were difficult. Having escaped to America in his childhood and receiving an education there, missionary Charlie Soong rose to wealth due to investments. He had 3 sons and 3 daughters, all of whom grew up under his wholeheartedly care, no matter if they were boys or girls. His three sons became important officials in the new Republic respectively and quickly rose to power; his three daughters Oi Ling, Hing Ling, and Mei Ling didn't let up either, as each held her own goals and separately married the three most important men in China at the time. [Next Magazine] Censored by the Chinese government during and after production, and banned until recently, this ambitious work runs 147 minutes in its most complete version, (Chicago Reader)