Crouching tiger, hidden dragon

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Publisher:
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment,
Pub. Date:
2001.
Language:
Chinese
Description
Taiwanese filmmaker Ang Lee took a break from making Western period dramas to fashion this wild and woolly martial arts spectacular featuring special effects and action sequences courtesy of the choreographer of The Matrix (1999), Yuen Woo Ping. In the early 19th century, martial arts master Li Mu Bai (Chow Yun-Fat) is about to retire and enter a life of meditation, though he quietly longs to avenge the death of his master, who was killed by Jade Fox (Cheng Pei-pei). He gives his sword, a fabled 400-year-old weapon known as Green Destiny, to his friend, fellow martial arts wizard and secret love Yu Shu Lien (Michelle Yeoh), so that she may deliver it to Sir Te (Sihung Lung). Upon arrival in Peking, Yu happens upon Jen (Zhang Ziyi), a vivacious, willful politician's daughter. That night, a mysterious masked thief swipes Green Destiny, with Yu in hot pursuit -- resulting in the first of several martial arts action set pieces during the film. Li arrives in Beijing and eventually discovers that Jen is not only the masked thief but is also in cahoots with the evil Jade. In spite of this, Li sees great talent in Jen as a fighter and offers to school her in the finer points of martial arts and selflessness, an offer that Jen promptly rebukes. This film was first screened to much acclaim at the 2000 Cannes, Toronto, and New York film festivals and became a favorite when Academy Awards nominations were announced in 2001: Tiger snagged ten nods and later secured four wins for Best Cinematography, Score, Art Direction, and Foreign Language Film. ~ Jonathan Crow, Rovi
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auth_author2Cai, Guorong.
Chow, Yun-fat.
Kong, Bill.
Lee, Ang, 1954-
Lung, Sihung.
Schamus, James, 1959-
Tan, Dun, 1957-
Wang, Dulu.
Wang, Huiling, 1964-
Xu, Ligong, 1943-
Yeoh, Michelle, 1963-
Zhang, Zhen, 1969-
Zhang, Ziyi, 1979-
Zheng, Peipei, 1946-
author2-roleCai, Guorong.
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Edko Films.
Good Machine International.
Hua yi ying shi yu le you xian gong si.
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Zhongguo dian ying he zuo zhi pian gong si.
Zong heng guo ji ying shi gu fen you xian gong si.
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subject_facetAction and adventure films
Aristocracy (Social class) -- China -- Drama
Drama
Fantasy films
Feature films
Fiction films
Longs métrages -- Chine
Longs métrages -- Taiwan
Man-woman relationships -- China -- Drama
Martial artists -- China -- Drama
Martial arts films
Swords -- China -- Drama
Theft of relics -- China -- Drama
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Women martial artists -- China -- Drama
title_displayCrouching tiger, hidden dragon
title_fullCrouching tiger, hidden dragon [videorecording] / Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; screenplay by Wang Hui Ling, James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung ; directed by Ang Lee
title_shortCrouching tiger, hidden dragon
topic_facetAristocracy (Social class)
Longs métrages
Man-woman relationships
Martial artists
Swords
Theft of relics
Women martial artists
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