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1,584 Ratings

Lust, Caution

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Directed by Ang Lee
China, 2007
Drama, Romance, Thriller


Ang Lee adapts revered Chinese writer Eileen Chang’s novel into a powerful drama of desire and commitment in tormented China of the 40s. The film brings back a moment in history. An erotic thriller and a study on human condition.

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Lust, Caution Directed by Ang Lee

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2007 | 3 wins including: Golden Lion

2007 | Special Mention: Sergio Trasatti Award

Independent Spirit Awards

2008 | 3 nominations including: Best Male Lead

Toronto International Film Festival


BFI London Film Festival


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