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Pak Yin  ♀
Aliases:  Bai Yan,  Baak Yin,  Pah Yin,  Bai Yin,  Pei Yien
Born: 1920 - Died: May 6th, 1987





 
Filmography (1937-1965)
 
  Producer (2 films)
    The Great Devotion (1960)    
    Eternal Regret (Part 1) (1962)    
  Actor (293 films)
    Lady, Be Mine (1937)    
    The Magnificent Country (1937)    
    A Night of Romance, A Lifetime of Regret (1938)    
    Root of All Evil (1938)    
    Four Boys Join the Army (1938)    
    Shanghai Under Fire (1938)    
    The Magnificent Ones (1938)    
    General of Love (1938)    
    A Warrior's Love (1938) ... Pak Bing-Sam/Chau Sing
    A Life of Romances (1939)    
    The She-Ghost Gets Married (1939)    
    Spirit of the Ancient Grave (1939)    
    Dr. Li and Miss Tang (1939)    
    The Ghost Catcher (1939)    
    Vampires of the Haunted Mansion (1939) ... Chan Yu Yuk
    The Midnight Killer (1939) ... Wong Yuk Bing
    The Playboy (1939)    
    Farewell on a Winter Night (1939) ... Lau Sau-Yam
    Four Beauties (1939)    
    Love Duel (1939)    
    Spring Returns to the Good Earth (1940) ... Wan-Ku
    Twin Sisters (1940) ... Chiu Daai Bo
    The Phantom of the Theatre (1940)    
    Seventh Heaven (1940)    
    To Die for Love (1940)    
    The Red Scarf (1940) ... A Tim
    Encounter with the Gods (1940)    
    The Life of a Song Girl (1940)    
    Madam Butterfly (1940)    
    The Prince who Loves a Slave (1940)    
    The Stormy Night (1940)    
    Twin Sisters (1940) ... Chiu Yee Bo
    The Peony Pavilion (1940) ... Do Lai Leung
    The Seductive Woman (1940)    
    Wasted Years (1941)    
    Three Heroes (1941)    
    The Amorous Ghost (1941) ... Oi Lin
    Stubborn Lovers (Part 1) (1943) ... Cheung Yim-yim
    Stubborn Lovers (Part 2) (1943)    
    A Couple Forever (1943)    
    Children of the Earth (1945)    
    Return of Spring (1946)    
    The Hidden Mistress (1946)    
    Romantic Lovers (1947)    
    Coming Back to Life in a Dead Body (1947) ... Lulu Tsang
    Red Chamber in the Sea (Part 2) (1947) ... Lau Mei-Chu
    Sad Love Stories (1947) ... Leung Pik-Wah/Siu Lin
    Red Chamber in the Sea (Part 1) (1947) ... Lau Mei-Chu
    The Beautiful and the Handsome (1947)    
    The Inscrutable Heart of Women (1947) ... Lo Pui-King
    Story of Li Chunhua (1947)    
    Never Too Late to Come Home (1947)    
    The Spy Lovers in the Dangerous City (1947)    
    Stage-Fan Husband (1948) ... To Han
    God's Punishment to the Good Man (1948)    
    Award to the Husband But Not the Wife (1948) ... Poon Man-Kuen
    Fishing Village in the War (1948)    
    A Poor Lover's Tear (1948)    
    Hero of Our Time (1948) ... Chen Mei Na
    Love and Hate (1948) ... Chow Lai-Wan
    Hong Kong King of Murderers (1948) ... Man Suet-Ching
    Return of the Lascivious Woman's Soul (1948)    
    The Powdered World, Two Parts (1948)    
    Rich and Abundant (1948) ... Ah Hing
    Three Cheers for My Wife (1948) ... Wife
    Joy and Success (1948) ... Pak Fei-Ha
    Warmth of Home (1948) ... Lam Yeuk-Mui/Madam Si Wan
    Charlie Chan's Battle of Wits Against the Black Bully (1948)    
    A Reborn Romance (1948)    
    Xishi - The Ancient Beauty (1949) ... Sai See
    A Devoted Soul (Part 1) (1949) ... Yau Seong-Ping
    Romance Everywhere (1949) ... Pak Kit-Yung
    The Wandering Dead (1949)    
    To Kill the Love (1949) ... Chu Tsi-Ying
    Crime Doesn't Pay (Part 2) (1949) ... Cheung Lo-Ching
    Crime Doesn't Pay (Part 1) (1949) ... Cheung Lo-Ching
    The Devil Woman in Black (1949)    
    Lament of a Divorced Woman (1949) ... Chan Pui-Ngo
    The Pauper King (1949)    
    Perfect Together (1949) ... Chan Suk-Yin
    You Better Return (1949) ... Fung Mei-Chu
    Never Too Late to Meet (1949) ... Cho-Fen
    Life Debt of our Children (1949)    
    Faces as Red as Peach Blossoms (1949)    
    Masked Beauty (1949) ... Chi Bing
    The Dumb Wife (1949) ... Lui Yuk-Chin
    Broken Hearted (1949)    
    They Love to Argue (1950)    
    The Nanhai Fisherman's Song (1950)    
    The Grand Homecoming (1950)    
    Morning Sun (1950)    
    The Price of Lust (1950) ... Wong Ying
    Sad Song of an Orphan Girl (1950) ... Ching Yuk-Fung
    The Net of Justice (1950) ... Sheung-Wan
    Love Tears of a Buddhist Recluse (1950) ... Yeung Lau-Ang
    The Blundering Couple (1950) ... Fong Wai-Ying
    Sorrows of a Neglected Wife (1950) ... Yip Chau-Sum
    Wave of Jealousy (1950) ... Yuen Ching-Han
    Woman's Eternal Sorrow (1950) ... Mother
    Ghost House (1950) ... Chun Chor-Sheung
    Bird on the Wing (1950) ... Lam Gu-Fung
    The Lutanist's Seduction Under the Moon (1950) ... Pak Bing-Sum
    Kiss Me Again, My Love (1950)    
    Death Is Welcome When Life Is Dreary (1950) ... Chan So-Hing
    Pear Blossom in a Winter Storm (1950)    
    Monk in Love (1950) ... Sau Pak-Fung
    Fragment of a Tearful Song (1950)    
    The Son Who Broke Mother's Heart (1950)    
    The Wages of Sin (Part 2) (1950) ... Fung Choi-Wan
    The Wages of Sin (Part 1) (1950) ... Fung Choi-Wan
    Kaleidoscope (1950) ... 4)
    She Regrets Having Married a Rich Husband (1951) ... Ho Sau-Fong
    How Leung Tin-Loi Was Thrice Beaten Up by Ling Kwai-Hing (Part 1) (1951) ... Ling Kwai-Sin
    A Young Lady Sells Her Maid (1951) ... Ng Yuk-Kwun
    The Splendid Years of Youth (Part 2) (1951) ... Luk Yan-Lan
    The Splendid Years of Youth (Part 1) (1951) ... Luk Yan-Lan
    Pretty Girl Homeless (1951) ... Ho Suk-Fun
    Red and White Azaleas (1951) ... Suk-Man
    A Sad Tale of Rainbow Robes (1951) ... Ngai Kit-Sheung
    The Merry Lovers (1951) ... Mrs Wong
    Who Will Sympathize with Stepmother? (1951) ... Madam Tsui
    Fathomless Love, Fathomless Hate (1951) ... Pak So-Fong
    Sunset Rendezvous (1951) ... Yip Sin-Yue
    Pearly Tears (1951) ... Annie Ngan
    Drifting the Sea (1951) ... Mary
    A Pretty Girl's Favours (1951) ... Pak Wai-Tak
    Marriage by Mistake (1951) ... Pak Suet
    The Silver World of Stardom (1951) ... Nurse
    Plum-Blossom in the Snow (1951) ... Chow Kim-Ping
    Mutual Affections (1951)    
    Blood-stained Azaleas (1951) ... Mrs Chan
    Red and White Gold Dragons (Part 2) (1951) ... Cheung Yuet-Ngo
    Red and White Gold Dragons (Part 1) (1951)    
    The Chilly Peach Field (1951) ... Kong Yee-Mei/Yau Man-Ping
    When a Lovely Girl Bestows Her Favours (1951) ... Sun Fung-Ying
    Twelve Cheeky Girls (1951) ... Lau Yin
    A Hall Packed with Riches (1951) ... Lau Yu-Kam
    No Sign of the Swallow's Return (1951) ... Mak Lui-Kam
    Mother and Son in Grief (1951) ... Ho Suk-Fong
    A Dream of Red Mansions (1951)    
    Why Not Return? (1951) ... Lau Yuk-Ying
    This Glamorous Life (1951) ... Tang Tsi-Yin
    From Now on We Are Strangers (1951) ... Tsui Mung-Sheung
    The Mis-Matched In-Laws (1951) ... Sze Pak-Mui
    Love's Misgivings (1951) ... Luk Siu-Ching
    Sail on to Success (1951) ... Suk-Ching
    The Dazzling Devil (1951) ... Lau Laan
    Orphan Girl in Love (1951) ... Ha Lai-Hung
    Neglected Wife (1951) ... Kong Choi-Ping
    How Leung Tin-Loi Was Thrice Beaten Up By Ling Kwai-Hing (Part 2) (1951) ... Ling Kwai-Sin
    The Prodigal Son (1952) ... Leung Mei-Kuen
    Never Ended Night (1952) ... Sze Lo-Ping
    The Sensuous Singer (1952) ... Chow So-Fun
    The Encounter Between the Prince of Thieves and the Lovelorn Monk (1952) ... Wong Yin
    A New Story of Ah Niu (1952) ... Siu Bo-Yee
    The Lucky Amah (1952) ... Ah Ngo
    How Two Naughty Girls Thrice Insulted Siu Yuet-Pak (1952) ... Lily Liu
    The Enchantress (1952) ... Wai Mai-Kei
    A Tale of Laughter and Tears (1952) ... Sum Fung-Hei/Ho Lai-Na
    The Swallow's Return (1952) ... Lang Yeuk-Sheung
    Poor Daddy (1952) ... Lang Yeuk-Bing
    He Returns by the Lonely Moon (1952) ... Lang Yuet-Ying
    The Devoted Soul (1952) ... Cheung Suet-Fen
    The Red House by the Sea (1952) ... Ah Ming
    Green Window, Red Tears (1952) ... Lau Yuk-Wah
    Everything Goes Wrong for Poor Couple (1952) ... Kwong's wife
    Love's Bliss (1952) ... Chu Chin-Bo
    Misjudged Courtship (1952) ... Fung Siu-Ping
    A Prayer for Happiness (1952) ... Chiu Hiu-Lan
    Wedding Candles (1952) ... Lam Yu-Doi
    The Gold and the Beauty (1952) ... Chin Lai Po
    Ten Fat Brides for Skinny (1952)    
    The Crab Apple Blossom's Tears (1952) ... Hoi-Tong
    Spring (1953) ... Chow Wai
    Things of the Past (1953) ... Bai tai, Hau-Wan
    Death of a Beauty (1953) ... Ngan Yu-Yuk
    All in the Family (1953) ... Wong Sau-Lan
    Never Too Late (1953) ... Pak Mui
    The Newly-Weds (1953) ... Kam Sha
    Two Heroic Rivals (1953) ... Sha Yee-Wah
    The Valiant Dog Saves Its Master (1953) ... Chan Lai-Wah
    Fallen Petals in the Autumn Rain (1953) ... Chow Mang-Lai
    The Guiding Light (1953) ... Madam Lee
    Loving Father, Faithful Son (1954) ... Lee Fun
    Orchid of the Valley (1954) ... Cheung Yan-Chu
    Her Fickle Heart (1954) ... Koo Hung-Ying
    Mother (1954) ... Madam Cheung
    Big Thunderstorm (1954) ... Shum Lin-Ying
    Tragedy of Divorce (1954) ... Kong Mung-Ping
    Far Away (1954) ... Pak Ching-Nei
    The Dream Encounter Between Emperor Wu of Han and Lady Wei (1954) ... Wei Tsi-Hing
    Madam Yun (1954) ... Madam Wan
    We'll Meet Again (1954) ... Ah Lai
    Father and Son (1954) ... [Cameo]
    The Noble Family (1954) ... Fa Sau-Lan
    Broken Spring Dreams (1955) ... Anna Poon On-Na
    Love Trilogy (1955) ... Cheng Yuk-Man
    The Pagoda of Long Life (1955) ... Pak Yuet-Mei
    The Hypocritical Heart (1955) ... Yung Chong-Yim
    The Next Generation (1955) ... Chuk Ching-Wah
    Tragedy on the Hill of the Waiting Wife (1955) ... Yeung Yuk-Lan
    The Renewal of an Ancient Garden (1955) ... Cho Sheung-Man
    Cold Nights (1955) ... Tsang Shu San
    The Story of Qiuhaitang (1955) ... Law Sheung-Yee
    Love (Part 1) (1955) ... Madam Chuen
    Love (Part 2) (1955) ... Madam Chuen
    The Devoted Lover (1955) ... Ting So-Chau
    Miss Daisy (1955) ... Tess
    The Swallows Return to Spring (1956) ... Second aunt
    Three Expeditions to Hell (1956) ... Mrs. Ho
    Beauty Raised from the Dead (1956) ... To Lai-Leung
    The Grand Reunion (1956) ... Ah Ping
    Beauty in the Mist (1956) ... Lisa Ma
    The Peacock's Sad Tale (1956) ... Lau Lan-Chi
    The Proper Wife (1956) ... Chan Suk-Yin/Wong Mei-Lai
    A Peaceful Family Will Prosper (1956) ... Chan Yeuk-Mui
    Who Is the Killer? (1957) ... Brother's wife
    Thunderstorm (1957) ... Lui Shi-Ping
    Love in the Perilous Sea (1957) ... Ah Kam
    Taking the Birthday Gifts Caravan by Strategy (1957) ... To's wife
    Autumn Comes to Purple Rose Garden (1958) ... Yiu Ling-Yam
    Kong Hoi-yin, Girl with a Miserable Fate (Part 1) (1958) ... Koo Yee-Fun
    You are the Murderer! (1958) ... Lee Lo-Mei
    How the Black Hero Captured the Criminal (1958) ... Wu Suk-Ying
    The Story of Her Life (1958) ... Ting Wai-Lan
    Marriage on the Rocks (1958) ... Chan Sin-Man
    Adultery (1958) ... Lau Mung-Ching
    A Sketch of Humanity (1959) ... Man Yun-Wa
    The Road (1959) ... Lan, pregnant wife
    One Death, Three Criminals (1959) ... Lee Fong
    Feast of a Rich Family (1959) ... Ah Kuen
    Money (1959) ... Pak Ying
    The Great Devotion (1960) ... Lee Yuk-Mei
    Forever Lovers (Part 2) (1960) ... Chong Kit-Wan
    Forever Lovers (Part 1) (1960) ... Chong Kit-Wan
    The Outcast Woman (Part 1) (1960) ... Pak Yuk-Lin
    Three Drops of Blood (1960) ... Lai-Lei
    Humanity (1960) ... Lee Wah-Chen
    The Outcast Woman (Part 2) (1960) ... Pak Yuk-Lin
    The Orphan (1960) ... Teacher Su
    Rainbow (1960) ... Mui Han-So
    We Want to Live (1960) ... Lee's wife
    Stepmother (1960) ... Kong Choi-Ping
    The Haunted Temple (1961) ... Cheung Chui-Ngo
    Poor Mother (1961) ... Hon Lai-Ping
    The Seven Kids (1961) ... Chong Pui-Wah
    House of Kam Topples (Part 2) (1961) ... Lang Ching-Chau
    Mother (1961) ... Lee Chui-Fung
    Bloody Gloves (1961) ... Lo Wing-Lan
    Many Aspects of Love (1961) ... Fung Yuk-Yu
    The Story of a Family (Part 2) (1961) ... Cheung Wai-Lan
    The Story of a Family (Part 1) (1961) ... Cheung Wai-Lan
    But Darling How Wrong You Were (1961) ... Yip So-Sum
    House of Kam Topples (Part 1) (1961) ... Lang Ching-Chau
    The Sinner of Love (1961)    
    Eternal Regret (Part 1) (1962) ... Lui Bikman
    Our Love Solid as Gold (Part Two) (1962) ... Fong Suk-Yuen
    Longing for Mother's Return (1962) ... Mui Yim-Sheung
    Wandering Spirit in the Moonlight (1962) ... Cheung Lai-Chong
    The Reunion (1962) ... Pak Yuk-Lin
    Our Love Solid as Gold (1962) ... Fong Suk-Yuen
    Sombre Night (1962) ... Yeung Yuet-Yung
    The Night the Spirit Returns (1962) ... Chong Lai-ching, Chong Lai-chu
    Autumn Melancholy (1962) ... Cheung's wife
    Vampire Woman (1962) ... Fong Wai-Chen
    Time Flows Like a Stream (1962) ... Bak Hong-Sau
    Blood Is Thicker Than Water (1962) ... Chan Yuk-Yuk
    The Chase (1962) ... Mui Lui
    Eternal Regret (Part 2) (1962) ... Lui Bikman
    Sunset on the River (1962) ... To Chi
    God of Wealth (1962) ... Cheung's wife
    The Revived Rose (1963) ... Chui Mui Gwai (Rose)
    Madam Kam (1963) ... Madam Kam
    House of Prosperity (1963) ... Siu-Fong
    Three Sisters (1963)    
    The Mad Tower (Part 2) (1963) ... Yip Leung-Tsi
    The Mad Tower (Part 1) (1963) ... Yip Leung-Tsi
    The Songstresses (1963) ... Tong Yi-Chun
    The House of Murders (1963) ... Yuen Ching-Fong
    The Barren Valley (1963) ... Yik Yee-Mui
    Story of the Sword and the Sabre (Part 2) (1963) ... Yan So-So
    Story of the Sword and the Sabre (Part 1) (1963) ... Yan So-So
    Sea (1963) ... Ah Tai
    A Mad Woman (1964) ... Lee Yuek-Mui
    Men and Women (1964) ... Ms Tsang
    Beautiful Heaven (1964) ... Miss Yu
    All Are Happy (1964)    
    A Hong Kong Woman (1964) ... Chan Wai-Lan
    The Bloody Paper Man (1964)    
    The Bride From the Grave (1964) ... Hon So-Ying
    Our Daughter-in-Law (1964) ... Wong Pik-Yu
    The Six-fingered Lord of the Lute (Part 1) (1965)    
    The Lost Pearl (1965) ... Ah-Ming
 
 
Biography
 
  Pak Yin was already engaged in filming activities in 1936 in Guangzhou. She came to Hong Kong in 1937 to take up the leading role in the film Shanghai Under Fire, The Magnificent Ones and other films on the resistance against the Japanese invaders. After the war she played in the film My Lover Came Too late which was an indictment of the atrocities that the Japanese army committed in China. The film struck a lasting chord with the audience. She was one of the co-founders of Union Film Enterprise Ltd., the others being Ng Cho Fan , Ng Wui and other film workers and actors. Pak made over 300 films in her career. Most of the parts she played were those of kind women and loving wives. The most representative of her films are Prodigal Son, It Was a Cold Winter Night, The Great Devotion , and many others. With the film Spring , Pak won her the Greatest Individual Achievement Award given by the Cultural Ministry of the People's Republic of China. In 1954, she founded Shan Luen Film Co. with Ng Wui and Cheung Wood Yau and made Madam Wan and other films. In 1964, after making A Mad Woman , Pak took her retirement.

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