The King of Masks (1996)

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    Don't blink, or you'll miss something. Something good, beautiful, funny, touching , affectionate. King of Masks is first-rate in every respect and a joy to watch whether you're a sophisticated cinephile, a casual filmgoer, or a child of any age. The film has received a large number of awards, Internationally, including, in China, Best Director, Best Child Actor, Best Co-Production. Nearing the end of his life, Wang -- a locally renowned street performer and wizard of the venerable art of mask magic -- yearns to pass on his technique. But custom prescribes that he can only hand down his craft to a male successor. Anxious to preserve his unique art, the heirless Wang buys an impoverished 8-year-old on the black market. When the child divulges a dreaded secret, Wang faces a choice between filial love and societal tradition.

    Movie: King Of Mask - 1996
    Format: DVDRip - AVI
    Language: Mandarin (Chinese)
    Audio: AC3
    Subtitle: English - hard coded


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