Jiang He (Qin Hao) is assigned as the new chief of the Dong River Port Public Security Bureau. On his second day in office, a passenger ship sinks and Dong River Port’s important partner, the chief accountant of Yashan Colliery, suddenly goes missing. Jiang He has to deal with the aftermath and successfully reform the old port.
Green Love depicts the life and hardships of children who grew up in rural areas and left for the big cities to study and build a career, but later return home. Lin Shen (Guo Jing Fei) has set up a construction company in Shanghai, but then decides to go back to his hometown and tries to build up a business there. At the same time, the investor Chen Ling (Che Xiao) wants to escape from her busy life in the city and visits Lin Shen’s village. There she gets to know the simple and honest villagers and her heart settles down.
A Splendid Life In Beijing depicts the life of four brothers from their young years in the 1970s, when they grow up as ordinary people in Beijing’s alleys, till their fourties. Misfortune strikes when the oldest brother (Jiang Wu) accidentally kills his neighbor with a fruit knife while fooling around. He has to pay for his actions and goes to jail. The second oldest brother (Zhang Jia Yi)’s dream is to have his own successful business. He starts out by buying and reselling mung bean sprouts, then opens his own mutton stall and later enters the fashion market. Even though his businesses continuously fail, he doesn’t give up. But he doesn’t only show persistence towards his work, he’s also persistent in pursuing his love. The second youngest brother (Guo Jing Lin) throws himself into the stock market right after graduating from university. At the same time, he becomes entangled in a love triangle. Finally, the youngest brother (Jeremy Qu) has asthma and stammers. In order to not be a burden to his family, he trains hard and diligently practices tongue twisters and comic dialogues. He later becomes a postman and finds his true love through his job.
Orange Street Favorite Boys is about the love lifes of the four Li brothers from Orange Street. They all have their troubles that the familiy tries to solve together: the eldest son Li Da Huo (Wang Yao Qing) has to deal with infertility, second son Li Er Huo (Yang Le) doesn’t understand how to treasure love, third son Li San Huo (Wang Hao Jun) is too clumsy and continuously offends people and the youngest song Li Si Huo (Zhang Pu Xin) fails the college entrance exam and suddenly announces that he’s going to raise the child of his teacher.