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About Lost in the Stars
Lost in the Stars (消失的她) is a 2022 Chinese mystery crime film directed by Cui Rui and Liu Xiang, and starring Zhu Yilong, Ni Ni, and Janice Man. The film is adapted from Alexey Korenev’s 1990 Soviet comedy film A Trap for Lonely Man and French playwright Robert Thomas’ 1960 play Trap for a Lonely Man (Piege Pour un Homme Seul).
The film tells the story of He Fei (Zhu Yilong), whose wife, Li Muzi (Ni Ni), disappears during their anniversary trip to Southeast Asia. When she reappears a few days later, he insists that she is not his wife. He Fei seeks the help of Chen Mai (Janice Man), a renowned international lawyer, to investigate the matter.
As Chen Mai investigates, she uncovers a web of secrets and lies. She discovers that Li Muzi has a criminal past and that she is involved in a dangerous conspiracy. As Chen Mai gets closer to the truth, she puts herself in danger.
The film was a critical and commercial success in China, grossing over 486 million USD at the box office. It was praised for its suspenseful plot, well-developed characters, and stylish visuals.
Lost in the Stars is a gripping mystery thriller that will keep you guessing until the very end. It is a must-watch for fans of the genre.
Lost in the Stars Cast
The cast of the 2022 Chinese mystery crime film Lost in the Stars is as follows:
Zhu Yilong as He Fei, a man whose wife disappears during their anniversary trip and then reappears, but he insists that she is not his wife.
Ni Ni as Chen Mai, a renowned international lawyer who helps He Fei investigate his wife’s disappearance.
Janice Man as Li Muzi, He Fei’s wife who disappears and then reappears, but her identity is called into question.
Du Jiang as Zheng Chen, a police detective who is investigating Li Muzi’s disappearance.
Kay Huang as Li Muzi (false), a woman who impersonates He Fei’s wife.
Other cast members include:
- Vincent Matile as Dr. Louis
- Scotty Cox as Bar Owner
- Huang Ziqi as Li Muzi
- Meng Zhixu as Young Chen Mai
- Zhang Yiwenhan as Young Li Muzi