The Lovers (1994 film)

The Lovers is a 1994 Hong Kong romantic film based on the Chinese legend of the Butterfly Lovers. It was directed and produced by Tsui Hark, and starred Nicky Wu, Charlie Yeung, Elvis Tsui and Carrie Ng. The theme songs were performed by Nicky Wu.

The Lovers
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Directed byTsui Hark
Produced byTsui Hark
Written bySharon Hui
Tsui Hark
StarringNicky Wu
Charlie Yeung
Elvis Tsui
Carrie Ng
Music byMark Lui
James Wong
Raymond Wong
William Hu
CinematographyDavid Chung
Edited byMarco Mak
Wong Jing-cheung
Film Workshop
Paragon Films Ltd.
Distributed byGolden Harvest
Release date
  • 13 August 1994 (1994-08-13)
CountryHong Kong


  • Nicky Wu as Leung San-pak
  • Charlie Yeung as Chuk Ying-toi
  • Elvis Tsui as Master Chuk
  • Carrie Ng as Sin Yuk-ting
  • Lau Shun as Chung Kwai
  • Sun Xing as Monk
  • Linda Lau as Madam Yuen
  • Hau Bing-ying as Ingenue
  • Yuen Sam as Mr Ching
  • Shum Hoi-yung as Madam Leung
  • Peter Ho as Ting Mong-chun
  • Franco Jiang
  • Cheng Tung-chuen
  • Goon Goon
  • Woo Wai-ling
  • Lam Ching-man

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