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Current Rating: 4.00

based on 232 votes and 6 reviews

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  • One of the most imaginative and emotional movies I`ve ever seen! Truthful, daring, and unapologetically heartfelt. Julia Kwan has made a steller entertainment that stayed with me. Definetly one of (if not THE) best movie(s) I`ve seen this year (2006). This is the sort of smart, universal film that would have grabbed audiences had it been given a "GREEK WEDDING" release.
  • My sweetheart and I went out for dinner and a movie to celebrate Valentine`s Day / Lupercalia - a wonderful film that I`m going to be recommending everyone go see: Eve and the Fire Horse, about a Vancouver Chinese family in the early 1970s coping with grief and loss - a miscarriage and family death lead the mother to become more deeply Buddhist and the two daughters to become Catholics. It is funny, very touching (I cried a couple times) and has lovely unaffected performances - half in Cantonese with subtitles, half in English dialogue, respectful yet funny blending of cultures, religion and traditions. The actors are just excellent - not a
  • I wanted to see what the hype was about in the Georgia Straight.. Though I was rather lost in the ending, I must say it was a good movie to watch. Overall, it was a pleasant and touching story that shed accurate insight in Chinese-Canadian culture (I haven`t watched Joy Luck Club and Double Happiness). For once, it`s quite refreshing to see good chinese film presence instead of blockbuster movies that involve chinese actors dressed up as Japanese Geishas or Kung-fu kicking gangsters. I hope there is more to come. **Spoiler Alert** Upon deeper analysis, you can see the challenges of Chinese-Canadian children growing up in a Wes
  • I love it very much.
  • Best Movie in Years - Very Vancouver Very Canadian Yet Universal The Sundance Jury Award at Chinese New Year was Good Fortune
  • Really excellent! Very real and very moving! One of the best and most sensitive films I have seen in a long time.

Eve & the Fire Horse

Genre:  Drama
Running Time:  92 min.
Release Date: January 27, 2006 (limited)
DVD: September 12, 2006

Current rating: Rating: 4.00
based on 232 votes and 6 reviews
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Cast: Vivian Wu, Phoebe Kut, Lester Chit-Man Chan, Hollie Lo