Dumplings(Movie, 2004)

Original title: "餃子" (Chinese (Cantonese)/CN)
| 1h 31min | Genre: Horror
DumplingsRating: 3.3/5 (with 42 votes)
Dumplings (Chinese: 餃子; pinyin: Jiǎozi; Jyutping: Gaau2zi2) is a 2004 Hong Kong horror film, directed by Fruit Chan. It was expanded from a short segment in the horror compilation, Three... Extremes. The film is rated as Category III in Hong Kong. It premiered in Germany during the Berlin International Film Festival, on 4 August 2004, as part of the Panorama section. ()
Movie poster of Dumplings

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About Dumplings

A rich woman, Mrs. Li, is losing her attractiveness and longs for passion with her husband, who is having an affair with his younger and more attractive masseuse. In order to boost her image, she seeks out the help of Aunt Mei, a local chef. Mei cooks her some special dumplings which she claims to be effective for rejuvenation, but these dumplings hide a terrible secret.

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Trailer for Dumplings + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Dumplings (2004) English subtitled Trailer.(Trailer, 1:41)

Additional Information

Production country: Hong Kong
Original language: Chinese (Cantonese) (CN)
Spoken languages: Chinese (Cantonese) (CN), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Translated into 12 languages: Bulgarian (BG), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Italian (IT), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 02/28/2006 (World premiere: 08/19/2004)
Director: Fruit Chan
Screenwriter: Lilian Lee
Film Editor: Fruit Chan
Director of Photography: Christopher Doyle
Composer: Chan Kwong-wing
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Escravas da Vaidade"
"Gaau Ji"
"Jiao zi"
"San geng er zhi yi"
"Three Extremes: Dumplings"
"Dumplings: Three Extremes"
"Gau ji"
"Jiao zi"

3 movies in the Collection

2002 Three ("쓰리")
2004 Dumplings
2004 Three… Extremes ("쓰리, 몬스터")

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