Tag: Zhang Ziyi

Hero (2002)

Hero (2002)

CAST Jet Li is “Nameless” a small time prefect and master swordsman, so named as he was found as an orphan and not named. Li’s character is based on real life scholar and swordsman Jing Ke who attempted to assassinate the Qin Emperor. Making up the film’s conspiratorial trio of skilled swordsman whose previously ...

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House of Flying Daggers (2004)

House of Flying Daggers (2004)

From the director of “Hero” and the producer of “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” comes this dazzling story of China’s very own female “Robin Hood” and her merry women, The Flying Daggers. After countlessly robbing the rich to feed the poor, this band of femme fatales are now hunted down by Feng Tian County’s finest ...

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Rush Hour 2 (2001)

Rush Hour 2 (2001)

Jackie Chan finally hit it big in Hollywood with 1998's "Rush Hour". The chemistry between Jackie and comedian Chris Tucker made the film an instant hit with audiences around the world, and there's just no arguing with $244 million earned worldwide - "Rush Hour 2" was inevitable, and finally arrived in 2001. Although ...

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

What can we say about "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" that hasn't already been said? For millions in the Western world, it is the film that introduced them to the sub-genre of martial arts films known as wuxia - martial chivalry. Coupled with the popularity of "The Matrix" released the previous year, the film would ...

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Kung-fu Kingdom