- IMDB Rating： 8.8
- Year： 2011
- Genre： 剧情/家庭
The movie 'Shi Qi' (Seventeen) tells the story of a seventeen-years-old child. He was abounded by his father when he was two and returned to his mother at the age of ten. He always thought it was his mother abounded him and hated his mother deep from his heart. He wanted get exclusive from his mother, finally decided leaving his hometown at his seventeen. The mother walked two-days-way out from their hometown with him. During this two days, from the very beginning, the hoping her child stayed mother and the leaving son. They understand mutually. The son knows his mother's love and the mother knows to love one is to give what one's want, but not yours. At last, whether the boy's leaving is not important any more but the integrations of love between the boy and his mother.
One True Thing
When a tough New Yorker's mother is stricken with a serious illness, she is forced to quit her job and her relationship with her boyfriend to take care of her, finding out a lot of things she didn't know about her mother and father and her life along the way.
A young man's family torn apart by tragedy reaches out to begin rebuilding trust and seek healing by through the only thing that speaks through pain; the healing power of music.
The story is set in the 1970s in a small town in China. A middle aged couple has three children. The eldest son is obese and mentally challenged, therefore he is teased and outcasted by others. The second child is an outgoing and energetic daughter, who is not afraid of doing anything to pursue her dreams or to survive. The youngest child is a shy and quiet boy who is ashamed by his older brother and tries to break away from the misery in his family. Breaking into three sections focusing on each of these siblings, the film allows us to look into the lives of ordinary Chinese people the 70s.