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THE LAUNDRYMAN (青田街一號)

Directed by: Lee Chung 2015 | 112 min.

Section: Fantastic Asia

Premiere: Hawaii Premiere

Film Website

Countries: Taiwan

Languages: Mandarin Chinese, with English subtitles

Genres: Asian Cinema, Black Comedy, Crime Thriller, Supernatural, Suspense


Synopsis

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‘No 1, Greenfield Lane’ (Joseph Chang), a killer-for-hire working for a faux laundry service, has a haunting problem. Lately, he can’t seem to rid himself of those he brought to an early grave. His boss, the beautiful A-Gu, is concerned about this new development.

When A-Gu refers him to cute young psychic Lin-Hsiang, she isn’t really expecting much. But Lin-Hsiang is the real deal, and can see Mr. No 1 Greenfield Lane’s spirits clean as day. Begrudgingly Lin-Hsiang embarks on a supernatural journey with No 1, to rid him of these pests, while helping the spirits get revenge along the way.

But when the two uncover more than they bargained for, the ghosts are the least of their concerns… A supernatural romantic-comedy come thriller, THE LAUNDRYMAN is a fun-filled, quirky tale that offers laughs and thrills throughout.
-Anna Page

Screenings

Monday, November 07 6:00 PM Dole Cannery C Date Passed
Sunday, November 13 7:00 PM Doris Duke Theater Date Passed

Cast & Crew

Director Lee Chung
Producer Roger Huang, Lee Lieh
Cast Joseph Chang Hsiao-Chuan, Wan Qian, Sui Tang, Yeo Yann Yann
Cinematographer Yao Hung-i
Editor Yao Hung-I, Shieh Meng-Ju, Yang Wei-Hsin, Chiang Yi-Ning
Writer Lee Chung, Chen Yu-Hsun