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The passion of Yang Kwei-fei

G. SouliГ© de Morant

The passion of Yang Kwei-fei

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Published by Covici, Friede in New York .
Written in English

  • Yang, gui fei, 719-756.,
  • Tang Xuanzong, Emperor of China, 685-762.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementfrom ancient Chinese texts, by George Soulie de Morant; rendered into English by H. Bedford-Jones.
    ContributionsBedford-Jones, H. 1887-1949, tr.
    LC ClassificationsDS749.3 .S6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6723478M
    LC Control Number29000592

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The Hong Kong co-producers, by then known as the Music by: Fumio Hayasaka. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Soulié de Morant, G. (Georges), Passion of Yang Kwei-fei.

New York, Covici, Friede, (OCoLC) The passion of Yang Kwei-fei; [George Soulie de Morant] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. NY Covici. Rendered into English by H. Bedford-Jones. Hardcover. Large octavo, pp., cloth. Owner signed on title page and front end paper.

Owner inscribed on half-title. Good. Princess Yang Kwei-Fei (楊貴妃 Yōkihi), Japanese film starring Machiko Kyō, directed by Kenji Mizoguchi. The Magnificent Concubine (Yang Kwei Fei), Hong Kong film directed by Li Han-hsiang. Yang Guifei (楊貴妃), Chinese film directed by Chen Jialin.

Lady of the Dynasty, Chinese film starring Fan : 26 JuneYongle, China. Bythe emperor had arranged for his son to marry another woman and made Yang Guifei (Yang Kwei-fei, Yang Kuei-fei, Yang Gueifei) his "Precious Consort." From this time on, Xuanzong neglected affairs of state and allowed his court to lapse into decadence.

Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi. With Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori, Sô Yamamura, Eitarô Shindô. In 8th-century China, the Emperor is grieving over the death of his wife. The Yang family wants to provide the Emperor with a consort so that they may consolidate their influence over the court.

General An Lushan finds a close relative working in their kitchen whom they groom to present to the Emperor/10(K). The passion of Yang Kwei-fei: from ancient Chinese texts by G Soulié de Morant (Book) The most famous beauty of China: the story of Yang Kuei-fei by Shu-Chiung (Book).

Directed by Han Hsiang Li. With Li Hua Li, Chun Yen, Hsiang Chun Li, Lei Zhao. Lady Yuhuan Yang is the beloved Imperial Concubine of the Chinese Emperor. Her brother Yang, the Prime Minister, is corrupt and the Fanyang Chief revolts and imperils the throne.

This has grave consequences for the Yangs and the Emperor/10(50). Yang Guifei (Yang Kuei-fey) concubine of the Tang emperor Xuanzong (Hsüan-tsung; ). Renowned beauty of Chinese history. Of humble origins, she is said to have won the favor and passion of the emperor to the extent that he eventually began to neglect state affairs.

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Empress Yang Kwei Fei/Yokihi ( Japan mins) Source: ACMI Collections Prod Co: Daiei Prod: Masaichi Nagata, Run Run Shaw Dir: Kenji Mizoguchi Scr: Matsutaro Kawaguchi, Masashige Narusawa, Tao Oin, Yoshikata Yoda Phot: Kohei Sugiyama Mus: Fumio Hayasaka Cast: Machiko Kyo, Masayuki Mori, So Yamamura, Sakae Ozawa, Eitaro Shindo, Haruko Sugimura, Yoko Minamida, Bontaro.

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In the end, Yang Kwei Fei becomes another quintessential Mizoguchi heroine, sacrificing herself for the love of the man in her life. This was a pattern established back in the thirties with characters like Taki in The Water Magician / White Threads of the Waterfall, Osen in The Downfall of Osen, and Otuku in The Story of Late Chrysanthemums.

The behind-the-scenes dynamics of the geisha house and its less salubrious poor relation the bawdy house was a theme to which Mizoguchi would return throughout his career in films such as A Woman of Rumour () and Street of Shame ().

The Gion entertainment district in Kyoto represents the former institution at its most decorous and socially palatable, and is the setting for this. Mizoguchi Kenji (47 Ronin, Princess Yang Kwei-fei, Sisters of the Gion) Abbas Kiarostami (Life and Nothing More, Where Is the Friend’s House?, Close-up) Jean-Luc Godard (Contempt, Week End, Notre musique) Howard Hawks (Rio Bravo, Bringing Up Baby, The Big Sleep) Josef von Sternberg (The Last Command, Anatahan, The King Steps Out).

George Soulié de Morant is the author of 47 Ronin ( avg rating, 42 ratings, 6 reviews, published ), Chinese Acupuncture ( avg rating, 10 rati /5.

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The prints are variable and Shine Heike is probably the worst, but the rest are pretty good, including a revelatory print of PRINCESS YANG KWEI FEI in which the color red takes on an. Molly Haskell on feminism, censorship, screwball comedy, and life after Andrew Sarris Matt Zoller Seitz Janu “Women are no longer the focus of the director’s passion but the satellites of his alter ego.

and “Princess Yang Kwei-Fei” was playing at some little revival house, and I’d never seen it. Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi and co-produced by Japan's Daiei Film and Hong Kong's Shaw & Sons, Princess Yang Kwei-Fei was released in This is one of Mizoguchi's final films (followed only by Street of Shame in ) and is one of just two films he shot in color.

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