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To Live (1994)
- AKA: At leve, Att leva, Elämänkaari, Élni, Huo zhe, Leben!, Lifetimes, Living, Na zeis, Phai Song, Sippur Haim, Tempo de Viver, To Live, Viver, Vivere, Vivir, Vivre, Woot jeuk, Zyc!, Жить, 人生, 活着
- Country: China, Hong Kong
- IMDB Rating: 8.3
- Genres: Drama, War
- Release: 1994-12-16
- Director: Yimou Zhang
- Writers: Wei Lu (screenplay) , Hua Yu (novel) , Hua Yu (screenplay)
- Language: Mandarin
- Stars: You Ge , Li Gong , Ben Niu , Wu Jiang
- Runtime: 133 min
- Awards: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 7 wins & 6 nominations.
- Plot: Fugui and Jiazhen endure tumultuous events in China as their personal fortunes move from wealthy landownership to peasantry. Addicted to gambling, Fugui loses everything. In the years that follow he is pressed into both the nationalist and communist armies, while Jiazhen is forced into menial work. They raise a family and survive, managing "to live" from the 40's to the 70's in this epic, but personal, story of life through an amazing period.