Tag: Michelle Yeoh

Reign of Assassins (2010)

Reign of Assassins (2010)

A "wuxia" film directed by Su Chao-pin and co-directed by John Woo, set during the Ming Dynasty. The film was released as "Dark Stone" in some terrorities. Trailer http://youtu.be/0N2K8M0lmdA Cast "Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon" star Michelle Yeoh, takes the lead role as "Zeng Jing/Drizzle", a former assassin who ...

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Police Assassins (1985)

Police Assassins (1985)

Police Assassins, aka Yes Madam, is a Hong Kong action film produced by Sammo Hung and directed by Corey Yuen, that kickstarted the eighties "femme fatale cop" genre leading to numerous spin offs and sequels. Trailer http://youtu.be/kP6pAa8AcWI Cast "Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon" star Michelle Yeoh, was given her ...

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Crouching Tiger 2 to hit Netflix on release!

Crouching Tiger 2 to hit Netflix on release!

Thanks to the ever cosying relationship between The Weinstein Company and Netflix, we can now see the sequel to Ang Lee's wonderful Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon on the same day it hits theatres, which is August 28th 2015.  This applies to Netflix worldwide. Ted Sarandos, chief content officer at Netflix, said he ...

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Happy Birthday Michelle Yeoh!

Happy Birthday Michelle Yeoh!

Happy Birthday to Michelle Yeoh who turns 52 today! She's probably known for her most famous part in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. Other notable film releases include Magnificent Warriors, Police Story 3: Super Cop, Wing Chun, Fearless, Tai Chi Master, the James Bond movie Tomorrow Never Dies, The Lady, as well as ...

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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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