Buy Taipei Story Poster
Taipei Story (1985)
- AKA: Cing mei jhu ma, Histoire de Taipei, História de Taipei, Historia z Tajpej, Mia istoria tis Taipei, Una historia de Taipei, 青梅竹馬, 青梅竹马
- Country: Taiwan
- IMDB Rating: 7.7
- Genres: Drama
- Director: Edward Yang
- Writers: T'ien-wen Chu , Hsiao-Hsien Hou , Edward Yang
- Language: Min Nan | Mandarin | Hokkien
- Stars: Chin Tsai , Hsiao-Hsien Hou , I-Chen Ko , Su-Yun Ko
- Runtime: 119 min
- Awards: 3 nominations.
- Plot: Lung, a former member of the national Little League team and now operator of an old-style fabric business, is never able to shake a longing for his past glory. One day, he runs into a forme teammate who is now a struggling cab driver. The two talk about old times and they are struck by a sense of loss. Lung is living with his old childhood sweetheart Ah-chin, a westernized professional woman who grew up in a traditional family. Although they live together, Ah-chin is always weary of Lung's past liason with another girl. After an argument, Ah-chin tris to find solace by hanging out with her sister's friends, a group of westernized, hedonistic youths.