Eight Taels of Gold

Eight Taels of Gold (Chinese: 八兩金; pinyin: Ba ya jin) is a 1989 Hong Kong drama film directed by Mabel Cheung.[1] The film was selected as the Hong Kong entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 63rd Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[2]

Eight Taels of Gold
Directed byMabel Cheung
Written byMabel Cheung
Alex Law
StarringSammo Hung
Release date
  • 1989 (1989)
Running time
100 minutes
CountryHong Kong


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  1. ^ Jonathan Crow (2016). "Eight Taels of Gold". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. Archived from the original on 7 March 2016. Retrieved 13 September 2015.
  2. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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