La Comédie humaine (film)

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La Comédie humaine
La Comédie humaine poster.jpg
Traditional 人間喜劇
Simplified 人间喜剧
Mandarin Ren Jian Xi Ju
Cantonese Jan4 Gaan1 Hei2 Kek6
Directed by Chan Hing-ka
Janet Chun
Written by Chan Hing-ka
Janet Chun
Starring Chapman To
Wong Cho-lam
Fiona Sit
Release date
  • 8 July 2010 (2010-07-08)
Running time
100 minutes
Country Hong Kong

La Comédie humaine (Chinese: 人間喜劇; pinyin: Rénjiān Xǐjù; Jyutping: Yan Gaan Hei Kat; literally: "The Human Comedy") is a 2010 Hong Kong comedy film directed and written by Chan Hing-ka and Janet Chun. Released in cinemas on 8 July 2010, it premiered at the 31 March 2010 Hong Kong International Film Festival.


The story revolves around a Spring (To), a hitman from mainland China who is on a mission in Hong Kong with his partner Setting Sun (Hui). However, Spring falls ill and comes under the care of a screenwriter by the name of Soya (Wong) and they find themselves developing into a tight and everlasting friendship.


Critical reception[edit]

The film has been generally received neutrally. Chan Hing-Ka's vision was criticised for having been "poorly paced."[1]


  1. ^ "La Comedie Humaine (2010)". Retrieved 2010-07-09. 

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