Search results for "Elaine Jin"

Yi Yi: A One and a Two (2000)

Each member of a family in Taipei asks hard questions about life's meaning as they live through everyday quandaries.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Yang
CAST:  Nien-Jen Wu  •  Elaine Jin  •  Issei Ogata  •  Kelly Lee

Tempting Heart (1999) RT Audience 81%

A female director (Chang) decides to make a autobiographical film on her love life and we see it through the use of flashbacks and brilliant intercutting. Leung plays the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sylvia Chang
CAST:  Takeshi Kaneshiro  •  Karen Mok Man-Wai  •  Gigi Leung  •  Sylvia Chang

The Island Tales (2000)

A group of disparate characters find themselves trapped overnight on a island somewhere off the coast of mainland China. The circumstances force them to overlook their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stanley Kwan
CAST:  Shu Qi  •  Takao Ohsawa  •  Kaori Momoi  •  Michelle Reis

The Soong Sisters (1997) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Mar 2004

The Soong family was a political dynasty in China that reached the highest levels of power. This film follows the lives of the three Soong daughters, who were educated in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mabel Cheung
CAST:  Maggie Cheung  •  Michelle Yeoh  •  Vivian Wu  •  Winston Chao

A Confucian Confusion (1994)

After firing a colleague, the head of a PR company begins to question her lifestyle and values.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Edward Yang
CAST:  Chen Shiang-chyi  •  Yiwen Chen  •  Danny Deng  •  Hung Hung

A Brighter Summer Day (1991) RT 100% / Audience 94%

A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1960s Taiwan.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Edward Yang
CAST:  Chang Chen  •  Lisa Yang  •  Elaine Jin  •  Chen Shiang-chyi

Love unto Waste (1986)

Four smart young things spend their time dressing, bonking, and getting smashed - until one of them is brutally, arbitrarily murdered in a burglary. The survivors come under ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stanley Kwan
CAST:  Tsai Chin  •  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Elaine Jin  •  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai

Finding Mr. Right (2013)

Tang Wei plays Jiajia, a young woman in Beijing who lives a luxurious life provided by her wealthy boyfriend. When Jiajia got pregnant, she goes to the United States, hoping ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Tang Wei  •  Xiubo Wu  •  Elaine Jin  •  Hai Qing

Set Me Free (1988)

Alex Man leads a cast of Mainland Chinese characters having survived political turmoil but still gets on the criminal path in Hong Kong in order to make a living.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raymond Lee
CAST:  Chan Chi-Fai  •  Elaine Jin  •  Sean Lau  •  Lau Kong

33 Postcards (2011) RT 27% / Audience 42%

DVD release: Aug 2013

Dean Randall has sponsored a young Chinese orphan Mei Mei for many years, when she arrives in Sydney out of the blue to thank him, their lives are changed forever.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pauline Chan
CAST:  Guy Pearce  •  Zhu Lin  •  Claudia Karvan  •  Elaine Jin

Lost in Beijing (2007)

A look at modern-day life in China's capital centered on a ménage-a-quatre involving a young woman, her boss, her husband and her boss's wife. Massage girl Pingguo (Apple) ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
CAST:  Tony Leung Ka-Fai  •  Fan Bingbing  •  Elaine Jin  •  Tong Dawei

Three of a Kind (2004)

Famous novelist Ngan (Michael Hui) is leading a comfortable life living on the royalties of his published novels. He has now placed all his attention onto his daughter Sophia ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign • Romance
CAST:  Michael Hui  •  Miriam Yeung  •  Sean Lau  •  Shiu Hung Hui

Her Beautiful Life Lies (1989)

Carole and Mandy have just become neighbors in a luxury apartment complex. Mandy is a successful career woman, educated and independent. Carole is a kept woman, dreaming of ...  (more)

CAST:  Carina Lau  •  Lawrence Ng  •  Mei Fung Chow  •  Pat Ha

They Came to Rob Hong Kong (1989)

A bungling gang of criminal mercenaries arrives from the Chinese mainland on a mission for a mysterious evil mastermind, only to discover that their shady new employer has set ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Clarence Fok Yiu-leung
CAST:  Dean Shek  •  Chingmy Yau  •  Roy Cheung  •  Sandra Ng

People's Hero (1987)

DVD release: Jul 2008

Ex-gangster Sonny Koo finds himself in the middle of a bank holdup by two inexperienced crooks. The robbery goes awry, but before order can be restored, Sonny assumes control. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Derek Yee Tung-Sing
CAST:  Ti Lung  •  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Tony Leung Ka-Fai  •  Paul Chun Pui

Dream Lovers (1986) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Mar 1999

Chow Yun-Fat and Brigitte Lin have their incredible talents used to the hilt in this romantic mystery about a pair of tragic lovers from 2100 years before now reincarnated in ...  (more)

CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Brigitte Lin  •  Elaine Jin

Love in a Fallen City (1984)

Taking place in 1941, Love in a Fallen City centers on Pai (Cora Miao), a young woman who has been ostracized by her family for divorcing her rich husband. A local match-maker ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Cora Miao  •  Elaine Jin  •  Keung Chung-Ping

Biu choh chat yat ching (1983)

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DIRECTION:  Alfred Cheung Kin-Ting
CAST:  Kenny Bee  •  Cecilia Yip  •  Anita Mui  •  Elaine Jin

Seven Warriors (1989)

In this Hong Kong remake of Seven Samurai, a team of seven mercenaries must defend a helpless village against a group of vicious bandits.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terry Tong
CAST:  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Sammo Hung  •  Jacky Cheung  •  Elaine Jin