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In “82 Tenants” the widow Zhang and Bing, her new young consort, want to sell an apartment house to a property developer but old man Zhang's will provided that the current tenants can stay there as long as they want or the building survives. So it is clear who the villains are—joining the greedy couple is Chao who has purchased all the land around the building but needs this final piece so he can know everything down and build a money spinning edifice. One the other side are the tenants, a disparate group whose grudgingly and occasionally antagonistically shared communal life, while not ideal, is certainly better than not having a place to live.

  1. Lee Pooi-Kuen

    Director

  2. Leung Lap-Yan

    Writer

  3. Chan Kiu-Ying

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Kara Hui

    Kara Hui

    Lisa

  2. Gordon Liu Chia-Hui

    Gordon Liu Chia-Hui

    Ah Hui

  3. Charlie Cho

    Charlie Cho

    Zhen Da Chao

  4. Natalis Chan

    Natalis Chan

    Ah Bing

  5. Betty Ting Pei

    Betty Ting Pei

    Mrs. Chang

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The 82 Tenants

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Original Title 八十二家房客

Status Released

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  • August 10, 1982
    Theatrical

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Original Language Cantonese

Runtime 1h 25m

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