Whores From China (1992) Pauline Chow + Isabelle Chow rarity
Chan and Isabelle Chow in Steamy HK Erotica
Original Chinese title: WO
LAI ZI BEI JING [Whores From Beijing]
also known as BAD GIRLS FROM CHINA and GIRL FROM CHINA
Wong Tai Lo (as Taylor Wong)
starring Isabelle Chow (Wang Chow) · Pauline Chan · Jimmy
Au · Chan Sai-Tang · Tak Wing Cheung
Ying (played by Isabelle Chow) is a naive young woman from Beijing who
arrives in Hong Kong looking for her dream life. She has arranged to
stay with her wealthy uncle but she soon discovers he is a disgusting
pervert. Ying quickly moves out and begins working at a cosmetic counter
in a neighborhood store where she meets a young man named Kent. He is
very possessive and starts pushing Ying to marry him. Meanwhile, the
girl's boss begins to sexually harass her. Ying bumps into Au Fung (Pauline
Chan), an old friend from China, who is making money as a prostitute.
Au Fung convinces Ying to start using sex to further her career.
Wong Tai Lo was an independent Hong Kong director who made movies for
a variety of Hong Kong studios from 1980 through the mid '90s. He retired
in the aftermath of the Chinese takeover when the studios relocated
to Beijing. Usually operating as Taylor Wong or Norman Chan, he is best
known for his freewheeling erotica which includes the unconventional
HK version of the "Julia Roberts/Richard Gere" hit
PRETTY WOMAN, Amy Yip's CHINA
DOLLS and Loletta Lee's GIRLS UNBUTTONED.
major attraction here lies in the two stars. Isabelle Chow and Pauline
Chan were two of the hottest HK starlets in the nineties. Isabelle had
just come from her breakout role (of Shui Chu) in SEX
AND ZEN while Pauline was riding the success of ESCAPE
FROM THE BROTHEL and BEHIND
THE PINK DOOR.
Kong film with English/Chinese subtitles; widescreen format, (96 minutes),
DVD encoded for ALL REGIONS NTSC; extras include selected trailers.
Sexual Situations/Nudity/Rape/Violence/Sexual Brutality
for Mature Audiences