2046, the sequel to "In The Mood For Love", is a visually seductive reverie of memory and regret, retracted through a serial womanizer's experiences with six women. The main character Chow moves from being a gambler to a pulp fiction writer, and 2046 follows him through various liaisons with beautiful women. Playfully merging past, present, and future, 2046 is at once the number of the hotel room in which the couple of after "In the Mood For Love" conducted their extra marital encounters, and the date of Hong Kongs final integration into China, and the novel that Chow is writing about mysterious train transporting to the place called "2046" every once in a while. All its passangers have the same intention — to recapture their lost memories. It is said that nothing ever changed in 2046. Nobody knows for sure if it was true, because nobody who went there had ever been come back, except for one — He had been there, but He chose to leave. He wanted to change...

  1. Wong Kar-wai

    Director, Screenplay

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Status Released

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  • May 20, 2004


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language Mandarin

Runtime 2h 9m

Budget $12,000,000.00

Revenue $19,271,312.00

Homepage http://www.sonyclassics.com/2046/main.html



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