China Girl

15/10/2001
  |  Buy to Own: 15/10/2001
  |  Watch Now: 25/09/2008
  |  89 min
Rated 18 by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Abel Ferrara's modern-day retelling of 'Romeo and Juliet' set on the streets of New York's Chinatown and Little Italy. Streetwise Italian boy Tony falls in love with Chinese girl Tyan, but their relationship is complicated by their respective brothers' positions as the leaders of opposing local gangs. Unable to deny their feelings for each other, Tony and Tyan soon become the cause of all-out warfare between the two gangs.