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Crouching tiger, hidden dragon / 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 Wan Hui Ling, James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung ; directed by Ang Lee.

Kong, Bill. (Added Author). Xu, Ligong, 1943- (Added Author). Lee, Ang, 1954- (Added Author). Wang, Huiling, 1964- (Added Author). Schamus, James, 1959- (Added Author). Cai, Guorong. (Added Author). Chow, Yun-fat. (Added Author). Yeoh, Michelle, 1963- (Added Author). Zhang, Ziyi, 1979- (Added Author). Zhang, Zhen, 1976- (Added Author). Lung, Sihung (Added Author). Zheng, Peipei, 1946- (Added Author). Pau, Peter, 1952- (Added Author). Yuen, Wo-ping, 1945- (Added Author). Squyres, Tim (Added Author). Yip, Tim. (Added Author). Tan, Dun, 1957- (Added Author). Wang, Dulu. Wo hu cang long. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm) (Added Author). Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia (Firm) (Added Author). Good Machine (Firm) (Added Author). Columbia TriStar. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: United States : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book Wo hu zang long by Wang Du Lu.
Special features: Audio commentary by director Ang Lee and screenwriter James Schamus, Coco Lee "A love before time" music video, "making of" featurette, photo gallery, filmographies, production notes and theatrical trailers.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographed by Peter Pau ; action choreographed by Yuen Wo Ping ; edited by Tim Squyres ; production/costumes designed by Tim Yip ; music composed by Tan Dun ; cello solos by Yo-Yo Ma.
Participant or Performer Note:
Chow Yun Fat, Michelle Yeoh, Zhan Ziyi, Chang Chen, Lung Sihung, Cheng Pei Pei.
Summary, etc.:
Set in 19th-century China, two master warriors are faced with their greatest challenge when the treasured Green Destiny sword is stolen. A young aristocratic woman prepares for an arranged marriage, but soon reveals her superior fighting talents and her romantic past. As each warrior battles for justice, they come face-to-face with their worst enemy, and the enduring power of love.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD, 16x9 widescreen, 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language Note:
English or French dialogue, English or French subtitles.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards (2001): Best Foreign Language Film, Best Cinematography (Peter Pau), Best Music, Original Score (Tan Dun), Best Art Direction--Set Decoration (Timmy Yip) Golden Globe Awards (2001): Best Foreign Language Film, Best Director, Motion Picture (Ang Lee)
Subject: Motion pictures, Chinese.
Foreign films > China.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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