“The Alchemist” in “A Romance of the Little Forest”

The booming Chinese TV series A Romance of the Little Forest directed by Cai Cong has The Alchemist as a leading book, as it is read by its main character, played by Vin Zhang. The last six digits of the ISBN of the Chinese edition (217054) is the code used to open not only a door but also the protagonists’ hearts. It became a hit in China.

Watch the scene here.