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20 classic films to delight Beijing International Film Festival

20 classic films to delight Beijing International Film Festival

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20 classic films to delight Beijing International Film Festival
The 8th Beijing International Film Festival is set to officially open on April 15.

A total of 328 films are scheduled to hit the big screens across Beijing from April 6 to 22.

Here are twenty classic films from from both China and other countries which enjoy high reputations on Douban, China’s leading film rating platform.

1. Chungking Express
Country: China
Release Date: July 14, 1994
Genre: Hong Kong drama film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★☆

2. Happy Together
Country: China
Release Date: May 30, 1997
Genre: Hong Kong romance film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★★

3. Titanic
Country: United States
Release Date: December 19, 1997
Genre: Epic romance-disaster film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★★

4. The Last Emperor
Country: China
Release Date: October 23, 1987
Genre: Epic biographical drama film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★★

5. Avatar
Country: United States
Release Date: December 10, 2009
Genre: Epic science fiction film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★☆

6. Jurassic Park
Country: United States
Release Date: June 9, 1993
Genre: American science-fiction adventure film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★☆

7. Days of Being Wild
Country: China
Release Date: December 15, 199
Genre: Drama film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★★

8. The Silence of the Lambs
Country: United States
Release Date: January 30, 1991
Genre: American horror-thriller film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★☆

9. Eros
Country: China
Release Date: December 3, 2004
Genre: Romance film
Recommendation Index: ★★★☆

10. The Grand Budapest Hotel
Country: United States/Germany
Release Date: February 6, 2014
Genre: Comedy film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★★

11. It
Country: United States
Release Date: September 8, 2017
Genre: American supernatural horror film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★☆

12. Rickshaw Boy
Country: China
Release Year: 1982
Genre: Drama film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★☆

13. Angels Wear White
Country: China
Release Date: September 7, 2017
Genre: Drama film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★

14. Deadpool
Country: United States
Release Date: February 12, 2016
Genre: American superhero film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★

15. Nanking Nanking
Country: China
Release Date: April 22, 2009
Genre: Drama film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★

16. Tokyo Night Sky Is Always the Densest Shade of Blue
Country: Japan
Release Date: May 13, 2017
Genre: Romance-drama film
Recommendation Index: ★★★

17. C’era una volta il West
Country: Italy/United States
Release Date: December 21, 1968
Genre: Epic Spaghetti Western film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★

18. Wangdrak’s Rain Boots
Country: China
Release Date: February 21, 2018
Genre: Drama film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★

19. The Battleship Island
Country: South Korea
Release Date: July 26, 2017
Genre: Period action film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★☆

20. The Avengers
Country: United States
Release Date: May 4, 2012
Genre: American superhero film
Recommendation Index: ★★★★

Source: By Zhang Xingjian | chinadaily.com.cn 
Source: CEN
20 classic films to delight Beijing International Film Festival

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