Chinese series – EMPRESSES IN THE PALACE -out on dvd

Empresses in the Palace.jpgEMPRESSES IN THE PALACE (12) 2011 CHINA IN MANDARIN £29.99

All six episodes of the condensed version of the Chinese series about 17-year-old Zhen Huan, soon realises that the seemingly glamorous lifestyle of the Emperor’s concubines is not what she imagines. Instead it is a life of loneliness, fear and politics and her only hope of surviving in the palace is by fighting her way to the top and earning the Emperor’s trust.

In Mandarin with English subtitles.

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