- Rated: Unrated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 30 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: February 20, 2004
- Originally Released: 1997
- Label: Strand Home Video
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Dolby Digital Stereo - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Box Office - 09/01/1997
"...Arguably the most compelling new Chinese film since the rise of the Fifth Generation..."
New York Times - 07/24/1998
"...A splendidly acted film....Mr. Zhang mingles powerful drama and courageous politics..."
Los Angeles Times - 09/11/1998
"...Stunning....The film is every bit as bold and daring as its making....EAST PALACE, WEST PALACE is a richly cinematic experience..."