Mei ren yu (2016)

Movie


Mei ren yu (2016)

Xuan's estate project involving reclamation of the sea threatens the livelihood of the mermaids who rely on the sea to survive. Shan is dispatched to stop Xuan and this leads them into falling for each other. Out of his love for Shan, Xuan plans to stop the reclamation. Unfortunately, Shan and the other mermaids are hunted by a hidden organisation and Xuan has to save Shan before it's too late...
China
IMDb   6.2 /10
Metacritic   69 %
TheMovieDb    6.3 /10
RottenTomatoes  95 %
FilmAffinity   5.2 /10
Creators
Director Stephen Chow
Writer Hing-Ka Chan
Writer Stephen Chow
Writer Chi-Keung Fung
Writer Miu-Kei Ho
Writer Ivy Kong
Writer Si-Cheun Lee
Writer Zhengyu Lu
Information
Release Date2016-02-08
Runtime1h 34mins
GenreComedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Content RatingR (R)
Awards8 wins & 13 nominations.
CompanyAlpha Pictures, China Film Group Corporation (CFGC), Hehe (Shanghai) Pictures
CountryChina
LanguageMandarin
Octopus (as Zhixiang Luo)
Shan (as Jelly Lin)
Uncle Rich (as Ke Xu)
Constable Mr. Mo
Long Jianfei (as Yifan Wu)
Constable Mr. Shi (as Shangzheng Li)
Mermaid Long
George's Assistant (as Rina Matsuoka)
George's Assistant
Museum Visitor (as White-k)