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Thursday, 4 October 2018

Drama: Old Chinese Doctor

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Old Chinese Doctor China Drama
Title: Old Chinese Doctor
Chinese Title: 老中医 / Lao Zhong Yi
Broadcast Network: Beijing TV
Broadcast Date: 2019
Genre: Republican
Language: Mandarin
Episodes: 60
Director: Mao Wei Ning
Screenwriter: Gao Mantang, Li Zhou
Production Company: Ruyi Films, SMG Pictures, Jixiang Films
Region: China

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Synopsis and Plot Summary

A Chinese doctor who rallies his fellow doctors to put up a fight against a mandate to abolish traditional Chinese medicine encounters many roadblocks as he tries desperately to keep a piece of the nation's heritage alive.

Set during the Republican Era in Shanghai, the story connects seven medical cases. Wong Quanhai (Chen Baoguo) is the successor of the Menghe School of Thought. Having practiced medicine for many years, he goes from starting his own clinic in his hometown to starting a practice in Shanghai. His high moral values and exceptional skills earn him a reputation as a well-respected doctor.

In the year 1920, scarlet fever becomes prevalent in the city. The Western doctors exploit the opportunity to belittle traditional Chinese medicine and increase the cost of drugs. In the year 1929, the Nationalist government promulgate a legislation to abolish Chinese medicine. After Shanghai falls into the hands of the enemy, Wong Quanhai is targeted by the Japanese for the crime of helping Communists. Despite the difficult road ahead of him, Wong Quanhai remains faithful to his calling as a doctor.

Fun Facts

  • Filming lasted four months beginning on August 28, 2017 and ending on December 25, 2017.
  • Filming took place in Shanghai and Jiaxing.

Old Chinese Doctor  Chen Baoguo Chen Baoguo as Weng Hai Quan
Old Chinese Doctor  Feng Yuanzheng Feng Yuanzheng as Zhao Min Tang
Old Chinese Doctor  Xu Qing Xu Qing as Bao Xiu
Old Chinese Doctor  Chen Yuemo Chen Yuemo as Xiao Ling Yi
Old Chinese Doctor  Xiao Siqin Gaowa Xiao Siqin Gaowa as Yue Xiao Wan
Old Chinese Doctor  Cao Kefan Cao Kefan as Wu Xue Chu
Old Chinese Doctor  Xia Minghao Xia Minghao as Lai Le

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1 comment:

  1. I like series about TCM,and also CDrama of Republican era.