A Simple Noodle Story
A Simple Noodle Story, internationally A Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop. (Blood Simple in the UK) is a 2009 film directed by Zhang Yimou. It is a remake of Blood Simple, the 1984 debut of the Coen brothers, whose films Zhang Yimou lists as among his favorites. The film transports the original film's plot from a town in Texas to a noodle shop in a small desert town in Gansu province.
Set in a Chinese noodle shop in the desert, the restaurant owner plans to murder his adulterous wife and her lover.
|author||Coen brothers Shang Jing|
|genre||comedy-drama crime thriller|
|keywords||adulterous adulterous wife adultery desert restaurant owner|
|productionCompany||Beijing New Picture Co.|