"In a traffic jam...love can be this romantic"
Summary: A film poised to resonate with Beijingers, this Chinese film is set in a fictitious city where people languish in their cars during heavy traffic. It offers something for everyone, with love, action, fantasy, suspense and black humor in a poignant story of desolation. (GlobalTimes)
(Oct.8) Lover Never Dies (aka Blocked) held a press conference for the premiere in Hangzhou. The urban action-comdedy film opens nationwide on Oct.14. Recently, it was feared that the film's release would be delayed because of a controversy surrounding a couple of the cast members. Two of the actors, husband and wife, Sun Haiying and Lv Luping attracted much attention and boycott threats for making anti-gay remarks earlier this year.
Gay groups urge boycott of movies by Lü Liping and Sun Haiying
Homophobic remarks end in boycott
GlobalTimes: Onward, Christian actors
Lu Liping and Sun Haiying are a rare mainland couple [2.24.2011]
Director A Nian
Lv Liping, Sun Haiying