Lust, Caution Synopsis
Set in the WWII-era in Shanghai, a young woman gets swept up in a game of emotional intrigue.
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dont miss it

By oike
Ang Lee is one of two director can bring Eileen Chang's work to the screen. another one is Wong Kai-Wai. Tony Leung is the dream actor for all directors, u will have this feeling as long as u have...


By beetboop111
Absolutely one of the most beautiful films of all times. The irony is that it is an action thriller and still manages to be gorgeous....

Can't miss

By Trilobitus
I have my belief in Ang! The cast is great, the story is unbelievable....

Lust, Caution

By djpines
What a powerful film. Kept drawing me into the storyline. However, I think there was no need for the explicit sex scenes. This, to me, was the only negative to the film and would keep a certain...

Beautiful, & haunting film

By Duppy_Conqueror
Great movie, compelling story, gorgeous cinematography. Definitely worth checking out. It is, however, not an action movie, so if your expecting Bourne Identity it's not for you....

Lust Caution (the ring)

By movieislife
You won't believe how many interpretations out there for this movie. That's the beauty of this cinema masterpiece. You have to have a very observing and imaginary mind, or at least a decent sense...

Proceed with Caution

By Divadrummer
Lust, Caution is a polarizing film. I suspect some will see this and love it for the setting, intrigue, costumes, and subtle characterizations. Others will find it plodding, opaque, and full of...

This movie is unbelievable!

By amoonwy
I couldn't get out of the movie even days after I watched it. I kept thinking every details of each scene. I can still feel the atmosphere of Old Shanghai and the fears betweens the characters. Both...

Not the movie for me

By film-fanatic
Beautiful scenery and costumes are present throughout the film as well. I thought Tony Leung was brilliant as Mr. Yee. You despised Mr. Yee, but also caught a glimpse that he was just a vulnerable...

Very well done

By yxj002
Very nice movie with good plots...

More Info

Rated NC-17 | For some explicit sexuality
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Explicit, subtitled WWII drama is for adults only.
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