Director: Stanley Kwan
Writer: Kang Chien Chiu, Pik Wah Lee, Pik Wah Lee
Stars: Anita Mui, Leslie Cheung, Alex Man, Emily Chu, Irene Wan
Countries: Hong Kong
Fleur is the blue angel in one of Hong Kong’s “flower houses” – bordellos and night clubs of the 1930’s. A detached and beautiful performer, she falls in love with Twelfth Master Chan, heir to a chain of pharmacies. They agree to a suicide pact. Jump ahead 50 years to modern Hong Kong: Fleur’s ghost appears in Yuen’s newspaper office, wanting to place an ad to find Chan, who never arrived in the afterlife. Yuen, and his equally bewildered girl friend, An Chor, are captivated by Fleur and her story.