追妻記
How to Get a Wife (1961)
Country: Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese 
Genre: Comedy 
Release Date: 11/29/1961
 
Director
  Chun Kim
 
Script
  Chan Wan (2)
  Chun Kim
 
Producer
  Ho Tai-Yip
 
 
Cast
  Patrick Tse Yin ... Tse Sing
  Patsy Ka Ling ... Wai Ling
  Keung Chung-Ping ... Chow Yan Tat
  Sheung-Kwun Kwan-Wai ... Mei Ngor
  Man Leng    
  Ng Tung ... Don Huan
  Ma Siu-Ying ... Aunt
  Ko Lo-Chuen ... Uncle Shing
  Chow Gat ... Four-Eyed Yu
  Lai Man (1)    
  Chan Lap-Ban    
 
Production Company
  Kong Ngee Co.
 
Cinematographer
  Chan Kon
 
Filming Location
  Hong Kong
 
 
Summary
 

Reminiscent of Billy Wilder's The Apartment (1960), Patrick Tse Yin plays an amicable white-collar worker who discovers that the new co-worker (Patsy Kar Ling) he has fallen for is also the taipan's mistress! Secrets continue to mount as the taipan's wife begins to snoop around for clues and feelings develop between Tse and Kar. After the success of The Quarrelsome Couple (1959), writer-director Chun Kim (1926-1969) reunites screen couple Tse and Kar in this delightful office comedy that reflects Hong Kong's rapid rise as a metropolis and the new office culture that has swept the city. Tse and Kar are immensely likable as lovers whose only mistake is falling in love in the wrong place at the wrong time. Despite the complex web of relationships in the film, there's little doubt that the two stars are the couple to root for. (HKLCSD website)