The Empress Dowager Trailer

The Empress Dowager Trailer (1989)

02 March 1989 90 mins

Han Hsiang Li's lush epic re-creates the fascinating life and times of Tzu Hsi, the Manchu Qing dynasty empress who rose from the ranks of Emperor Xianfeng's many concubines to become the de facto ruler of China for nearly 50 years.

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Gong Li

as Guilian

Chen Dao-Ming

as Emperor Tongzhi


International Titles

Xi tai hou Trailer

International Releases Dates

Hong Kong 02 March 1989

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