Joy Luck Club, The (page 1 of 11)

The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here, Melanie Chang (as June Woo, alt: Jing-mei Woo - The Daughter, at age 9). From the book, section: The Twenty-Six Malignant Gates, chapter: Two Kinds, Jing-mei Woo. June recalls her piano lessons, ‘I would play after him, the simple scale, the simple chord, and then I just played some nonsense that sounded like a cat running up and down on top of garbage cans. Old Chong smiled and applauded and then said, "Very good! But now you must learn to keep time!" ’ Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here, Ming-Na Wen (as June Woo, alt: Jing-mei Woo - The Daughter). Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here, Tsai Chin (as Auntie Lindo Jong, alt.: Auntie Lin). Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here, France Nuyen (as Auntie Ying-ying St. Clair). Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here, Lisa Lu (as Auntie An-mei Hsu). Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here, the ladies of the Joy Luck Club start the game of mah jong, From the book, section: Feathers From a Thousand LI Away, chapter: The Joy Luck Club, Jing-mei Woo describes: ‘Auntie An-mei, (…) says to me, "Now we wash tiles." We swirl them with our hands in a circular motion. They make a cool swishing sound as they bump into one another.’ Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here from left, Ming-Na Wen (as June Woo, alt: Jing-mei Woo - The Daughter), France Nuyen (back to camera, as Ying-ying St. Clair - The Mother), Lisa Lu (as An-mei Hsu - The Mother) and Tsai Chin (as Lindo Jong - The Mother). Reflecting from the book, section: Feathers From a Thousand LI Away, chapter: Jing-mei Woo, June (Jing-mei) thinks, ‘And I am sitting at my mother's place at the mah jong table, on the East, where things begin.’ Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here from left, Ming-Na Wen (as June Woo, alt: Jing-mei Woo - The Daughter), Tamlyn Tomita (as Waverly Jong - The Daughter), Tsai Chin (as Lindo Jong - The Mother), France Nuyen (as Ying-ying St. Clair - The Mother), Lauren Tom (as Lena St. Clair - The Daughter), Lisa Lu (as An-mei Hsu - The Mother) and Rosalind Chao (as Rose Hsu Jordan - The Daughter). Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here from left, Lisa Lu (as An-mei Hsu - The Mother) and Rosalind Chao (as Rose Hsu Jordan - The Daughter). Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.


The movie "The Joy Luck Club", based upon the novel by Amy Tan, directed by Wayne Wang. Seen here from left, Ming-Na Wen (as June Woo, alt.: Jing-mei Woo, the daughter), and Chao Li Chi (as Canning Woo, June's Father). Limited theatrical release September 10, 1993. Screen capture. Copyright © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, Inc. Credit: © 1993 Buena Vista Pictures / Courtesy: Pyxurz.