House of Harmony
House of Harmony (PG)
2005 | Drama/Action | Mandarin with English Subtitles | 180 mins
Director: Marco Serafini
Singapore in the 1920s sets the stage for the dramatic romance between a young Asian woman and a married American industrialist. It is a love doomed by laws and tradition, but which yields a child, Harmony. After finishing her studies, she goes to America and becomes a successful maker and distributor of herbal medicines.
She also falls in love with her father’s adopted son, but is reviled by the young man’s racially and socially bigoted mother. The story revolves around whether the two lovers could overcome all barriers and be together.