- Rated: PG
- Run Time: 1 hours, 42 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: November 5, 2002
- Originally Released: 1986
- Label: MGM (Video & DVD)
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Single Side - Dual Layer
- Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 1.85
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Los Angeles Times - 07/09/1986
"...Heartening, direct and charming....It's fascinating....A GREAT WALL is a fine example of gentle daring..."
A humorous story about the clash of cultures a Chinese-American family experiences on their first visit to meet their relatives on mainland China. Peter Wang wrote, directed, and starred in this first U.S.-Chinese produced film.
When Chinese-American computer exec Leo Fang brings his family to Peking to visit his sister and her family, the Chaos, a culture clash results, pitting American customs and mores against traditional Chinese ones. In the end, each family finds itself enriched by what they have learned from the other.