Thursday, September 11, 2008

Ocean Flame (2008 film)


Ocean Flame (一半海水一半火焰) is a 2008 Chinese drama film directed by Liu Fendou (刘奋斗). The plot is based on Wang Shuo's novel of the same title. It was released on 11 September 2008.


  • Movie: Ocean Flame / 一半海水一半火焰 (2008)
  • Also known as : Fuego en el océano , Half Flame – Half Brine
  • Director: Liu Fendou (刘奋斗)
  • Producer: Simon Yam (任达华)
  • Writer: Liu Fendou (刘奋斗) , Wang Shuo (王朔)
  • Choreographer : Chen Ying (陈颖) , Chan Chor-Keung (陈楚强)
  • Original Music : Ronald Ng (伍乐城)
  • Production Design : Raymond Kwok (郭少强)
  • Release Date : September 11 , 2008
  • Runtime : 98min
  • Genre : Drama
  • Distributor: Filmko Films Distribution
  • Language: Mandarin , Cantonese
  • Country: Hong Kong


A shameless blackmailer meets a stubborn waitress whose refuses to be controlled, thus setting into motion a tragic cycle that will ultimately define both of their lives. When Wong Yiu met Ni Chen, he thought she would bend to his every demand. What Wong Yiu failed to realize, however, was that Ni Chen was a fiery, independent spirit who always lived by her own set of rules. After losing their ways in life, they both lose themselves as well. When Wong Yiu begins to perceive that he has lost his freedom, something inside of him snaps. Eight years later, Wong Yiu has finished serving time for the murder of Ni Chen. After procuring a gun, he sets out in search of Ni Chen’s mother and prepares to fulfill his own will. (Credit : ROVI)




  • 33rd Toronto International Film Festival
  • 45th Golden Horse Awards






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