Wednesday, July 16, 2008
303 REVIEW : ‘ The Song Fest ‘
‘ The Song Fest ‘
Cast : Margaret Tu Chuan, Chiao Chuang
The son of a royal family came in between a passionate tea picker and a charming fisherman who had fallen for each other since young. When he made a marriage proposal to the pretty tea picker, she challenged him to a singing competition where the winner would be the bridegroom-to-be …
A simple love story, filled with many varied wonderful music ( both huang mei diao and san ker ) and gorgeous shots of scenic Sun Moon Lake ( Taiwan ), makes this a great spectacular classic not to be missed. The singing competition between the tea-picker and her suitors is just fantastic, bizarre and hilarious… although the movie is rather a short one, running time only 1 hr 15 mins ….
Rating : 4 stars of 5