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969 Ratings

Curse of the Golden Flower

Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia

Directed by Zhang Yimou
China, Hong Kong, 2006
Action, Romance, History


When the Emperor senses a looming threat, he relocates his family from the Palace. While they are en route, mysterious assassins attack them. His family’s return sets off a tumultuous sequence of dark surprises. Amid the glamour and grandeur of royalty, ugly secrets are revealed.

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Curse of the Golden Flower Directed by Zhang Yimou

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2007 | Nominee: Best Achievement in Costume Design

National Board of Review

2006 | Winner: Top Five Foreign Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2006 | 2nd place: Best Cinematographer

National Society of Film Critics Awards

2007 | 3rd place: Best Cinematography

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