Based on a novel by Pearl S. Buck, this lush Chinese/American co-production is set in '30s China, where a woman seeking more independence from her wealthy husband tries to divert him by giving him an orphaned peasant to become his second wife. Meanwhile, the woman's attention is drawn to an American priest working at a nearby orphanage. Luo Yan, Willem Dafoe star. 116 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, French Dolby Digital Surround; theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM features.