A story of four teenagers during Cultural Revolution in Beijing.
|夏雨 (Yu Xia)||饰||Ma Xiaojun|
|代少波 (Shaobo Dai)||饰||Yang Gao|
|方化 (Hua Fang)||饰||Old general|
|冯小刚 (Xiaogang Feng)||饰||Mr. Hu|
|耿乐 (Le Geng)||饰||Liu Yiku (as Geng Le)|
|发行公司||Golden Harvest Company (1994) (All media) (World-wide)|
|Mei Ah Entertainment (1995) (DVD) (Hong Kong)|
- The Chinese version of the Soviet song "Moscow Nights" features prominently in the film, as does Pietro Mascagni's music for his opera Cavalleria Rusticana.
- Based loosely on author Wang Shuo's novel Wild Beast.
- Ranked number 98 non-English-speaking film in the critics' poll conducted by the BBC in 2018.