Caught in the Web

Synopsis: The story begins on a bus, when white-collar worker Ye refuses to give up her seat to a senior citizen. Her defiance is videotaped by a journalist intern and played during a news show. The video sparks intense debate on and off the Internet. Some Internet users search for Ye's personal information and post it all online. The issue soon brings tremendous changes to the families of both the journalist intern and Ye's boss.
Genre: Drama
Director(s): Kaige Chen
Production: Vitagraph
  3 wins & 3 nominations.
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117 min

Prepare the documents.

Director Shen

l need time off.

Fine, once the contract's signed.

l can't wait.

l need it now.

What happened?

Fall out of love?

l didn't mean...

l need money.

Mrs. Shen!

Can l go in?

l've never seen this outfit.

lt's stunning.

Xiaohua. Don't wait till you're old

to get nice clothes.

You're so right. As Eileen Chang wrote:

Jump on the money!


if money can solve it, no need to despair.

You listening?

Okay, okay, come here.

Let me wipe those tears.

Don't cry. There there.

Goodness. See?

Why didn't you knock?

Mrs. Shen

don't misunderstand.

So it's my fault?

Sorry to disturb you.

Mrs. Shen, Mrs. Shen!

Mrs. Shen

l've run into some trouble.

l was asking for time off.

l was really upset, so l cried.

When you walked in just now,

Director Shen was comforting me.

Miss Ye, be warned

a mistress's life is not a happy one.

Mrs. Shen

you mightn't believe me,

but you've no reason to say that.

So my fault again.

Let's put this footage out there.

lt'll get on tonight's show. l'll edit.

Dont just stand there. Get to it.

lt's a mess. Back me up in there.

Tell him l spent 600,000.

Today's a big celebration.

Whatever the cost...

it's still going ahead.

lf you made a little profit, fine.

Yang, l've paid my half.

Why can't l know the truth?

lt would have cost


Tell him the truth. lt's okay. Go on.


Well she's keen for the groom's embrace.

This is all very dramatic.


Have you ever heard of a man

who'd rip off his son's in-laws at the wedding?

We can't go through with this.

The wedding's off.




''l didn't want to'' and ''want to sit, sit here''

Those are the key phrases.


Darling, l've got a fab story for you.

Help me promote it.

l know. Definitely an exclusive.

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Submitted on August 05, 2018

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