Thousand Pieces of Gold

Thousand Pieces of Gold

1990, Romance
Set in the 1880s, this film chronicles the journey of Lalu (Rosalind Chao), a Chinese woman whose financially desperate family sells her as a bride. She is sent to the United States, where she is bought by sleazy barkeep Hong King (Michael Paul Chan), who plans to make money off of Lalu by forcing her into a life of prostitution. Unwilling to submit to his demands, she begins her own successful business venture and captures the attention of the troubled but kindly Charlie (Chris Cooper).
Rotten Tomatoes ® Scores

Not currently showing

  • Tue 12
  • Wed 13
  • Thu 14
  • Fri 15
  • Sat 16
  • Sun 17
  • Mon 18
  • Tue 19
  • Wed 20
  • Thu 21
  • Fri 22
  • Sat 23
  • Sun 24
  • Mon 25