Rosalind Chao

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Rosalind Chao (born September 23, 1959) is a Chinese American actress. Chao's most prolific roles have been as a star of CBS' AfterMASH portraying South Korean refugee Soon-Lee Klinger for both seasons, and the recurring character Keiko O'Brien with 27 appearances on the syndicated science fiction series Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Chao is married to voice actor Simon Templeman. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rosalind Chao licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Freaky Friday (2003)

FunnyMindlessCuteDramatic

Mother and daughter bicker over everything -- what Anna wears, whom she likes and what she wants to do when she's older. In turn, Anna detests Tess's fiancé. When a magical fortune cookie switches their personalities, they each get a peek at how the other person ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Lindsay Lohan  •  Mark Harmon  •  Harold Gould

Mother and daughter bicker over everything -- what Anna wears, whom she likes and what she wants to do when she's older. In turn, Anna detests Tess's fiancé. When a magical fortune cookie switches their personalities, they each get a peek at how the other person ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Jamie Lee Curtis  •  Lindsay Lohan  •  Mark Harmon  •  Harold Gould

I Am Sam (2001)

Depressing

Sam, a neurodivergent man, has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations as a parent start to become a problem and the authorities take her away. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jessie Nelson
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Dianne Wiest

Sam, a neurodivergent man, has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations as a parent start to become a problem and the authorities take her away. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jessie Nelson
CAST:  Sean Penn  •  Michelle Pfeiffer  •  Dakota Fanning  •  Dianne Wiest

Impostor (2001)

A top-secret government weapons designer is arrested by a clandestine government organization on suspicion of being a clone created by the hostile alien race wanting to take over Earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Fleder
CAST:  Gary Sinise  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Mekhi Phifer

A top-secret government weapons designer is arrested by a clandestine government organization on suspicion of being a clone created by the hostile alien race wanting to take over Earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Fleder
CAST:  Gary Sinise  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Mekhi Phifer

Just Like Heaven (2005)

RomanticUpliftingCharmingFantastical

Shortly after David Abbott moves into his new San Francisco digs, he has an unwelcome visitor on his hands: winsome Elizabeth Martinson, who asserts that the apartment is hers -- and promptly vanishes. When she starts appearing and disappearing at will, David ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Reese Witherspoon  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Donal Logue  •  Dina Spybey-Waters

Shortly after David Abbott moves into his new San Francisco digs, he has an unwelcome visitor on his hands: winsome Elizabeth Martinson, who asserts that the apartment is hers -- and promptly vanishes. When she starts appearing and disappearing at will, David ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Waters
CAST:  Reese Witherspoon  •  Mark Ruffalo  •  Donal Logue  •  Dina Spybey-Waters

North (1994)

Eleven-year-old North has had it with his parents. They are always busy with their careers and don't give North the attention he needs, so he files a lawsuit against them. The judge rules that North should either find new parents or return to his own parents within ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Reiner
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Jason Alexander  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus  •  Jon Lovitz

Eleven-year-old North has had it with his parents. They are always busy with their careers and don't give North the attention he needs, so he files a lawsuit against them. The judge rules that North should either find new parents or return to his own parents within ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Reiner
CAST:  Elijah Wood  •  Jason Alexander  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus  •  Jon Lovitz

The Joy Luck Club (1993)

UpliftingDepressingHeartbreakingEmotional

Through a series of flashbacks, four Chinese women born in America and their respective mothers born in feudal China explore their pasts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Ming-Na Wen  •  Lauren Tom  •  Tamlyn Tomita  •  Rosalind Chao

Through a series of flashbacks, four Chinese women born in America and their respective mothers born in feudal China explore their pasts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Ming-Na Wen  •  Lauren Tom  •  Tamlyn Tomita  •  Rosalind Chao

The Big Brawl (1980)

A young Asian American martial artist is forced to participate in a brutal formal street-fight competition.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  José Ferrer  •  Kristine DeBell  •  Mako

A young Asian American martial artist is forced to participate in a brutal formal street-fight competition.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Clouse
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  José Ferrer  •  Kristine DeBell  •  Mako

What Dreams May Come (1998)

BrilliantIntenseMind blowingInspiring

Chris Neilson dies to find himself in a heaven more amazing than he could have ever dreamed of. There is one thing missing: his wife. After he dies, his wife, Annie killed herself and went to hell. Chris decides to risk eternity in hades for the small chance that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Ward
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  Annabella Sciorra  •  Max von Sydow

Chris Neilson dies to find himself in a heaven more amazing than he could have ever dreamed of. There is one thing missing: his wife. After he dies, his wife, Annie killed herself and went to hell. Chris decides to risk eternity in hades for the small chance that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Ward
CAST:  Robin Williams  •  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  Annabella Sciorra  •  Max von Sydow

Thousand Pieces of Gold (1991)

In 1880s China, young Lalu is sold into marriage by her impoverished father. Rather than becoming a bride, Lalu ends up in an Idaho gold-mining town, the property of a saloon owner who renames her China Polly and plans to sell her as entertainment for the locals. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Kelly
CAST:  Rosalind Chao  •  Chris Cooper  •  Will Oldham

In 1880s China, young Lalu is sold into marriage by her impoverished father. Rather than becoming a bride, Lalu ends up in an Idaho gold-mining town, the property of a saloon owner who renames her China Polly and plans to sell her as entertainment for the locals. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nancy Kelly
CAST:  Rosalind Chao  •  Chris Cooper  •  Will Oldham

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DIRECTION:  Joseph Pevney
CAST:  Steven Keats  •  Jaime Lyn Bauer  •  Jayne Kennedy  •  Kathryn Davis

Memoirs of an Invisible Man (1992)

After a freak accident, an invisible yuppie runs for his life from a treacherous CIA official while trying to cope with his new life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Sam Neill  •  Michael McKean

After a freak accident, an invisible yuppie runs for his life from a treacherous CIA official while trying to cope with his new life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Carpenter
CAST:  Chevy Chase  •  Daryl Hannah  •  Sam Neill  •  Michael McKean

To Love, Honor and Deceive (1996)

Sydnee Carpenter (Vanessa Marcil) is a devoted mother to her young son, and is now accustomed to the puzzling existence of her mysterious, non-communicative husband, Matthew (Thomas Gibson). When her husband and son are suddenly killed in a boating accident, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael W. Watkins
CAST:  Vanessa Marcil  •  James Wilder  •  Leland Orser  •  Rosalind Chao

Sydnee Carpenter (Vanessa Marcil) is a devoted mother to her young son, and is now accustomed to the puzzling existence of her mysterious, non-communicative husband, Matthew (Thomas Gibson). When her husband and son are suddenly killed in a boating accident, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael W. Watkins
CAST:  Vanessa Marcil  •  James Wilder  •  Leland Orser  •  Rosalind Chao

Web of Deception (1994)

Dr. Philip Pearloff is a prominent forensic psychiatrist, with a beautiful wife and a successful practice. But when he meets a beautiful woman, his loyalty is tested and he is drawn to her advances. After a night of passion, she becomes dangerously obsessed with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard A. Colla
CAST:  Powers Boothe  •  Pam Dawber  •  Lisa Collins  •  Paul Ben-Victor

Dr. Philip Pearloff is a prominent forensic psychiatrist, with a beautiful wife and a successful practice. But when he meets a beautiful woman, his loyalty is tested and he is drawn to her advances. After a night of passion, she becomes dangerously obsessed with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard A. Colla
CAST:  Powers Boothe  •  Pam Dawber  •  Lisa Collins  •  Paul Ben-Victor

Inhabited (2003)

After Brad and Meg move to a detached house in need of major repairs after a fire and decades of neglect, they're happy that cheerful teenage son Tyler behaves normally, for puberty. Young daughter Gina's stories about sometimes evil 'fairies' are equally dismissed ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kelly Sandefur
CAST:  Megan Gallagher  •  Eric Lutes  •  Greg Cipes  •  Sofia Vassilieva

After Brad and Meg move to a detached house in need of major repairs after a fire and decades of neglect, they're happy that cheerful teenage son Tyler behaves normally, for puberty. Young daughter Gina's stories about sometimes evil 'fairies' are equally dismissed ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kelly Sandefur
CAST:  Megan Gallagher  •  Eric Lutes  •  Greg Cipes  •  Sofia Vassilieva

Three Blind Mice (2001)

A lawyer defends a man he's known since serving together in Vietnam, who has been accused of murdering three Vietnamese immigrants. Now he'll have to fight against a tenacious District Attorney, and evidence connected to the man's wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Leitch
CAST:  Brian Dennehy  •  Debrah Farentino  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Rosalind Chao

A lawyer defends a man he's known since serving together in Vietnam, who has been accused of murdering three Vietnamese immigrants. Now he'll have to fight against a tenacious District Attorney, and evidence connected to the man's wife.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Leitch
CAST:  Brian Dennehy  •  Debrah Farentino  •  Mary Stuart Masterson  •  Rosalind Chao

Enemies of Laughter (2000)

Nerdy-looking Paul (David Paymer) is a neurotic, failed sitcom writer with a lackluster love life. But his best pal (Judge Reinhold) has an idea that might turn things around when he decides to film Paul's life and turn his romantic disasters into a comedic ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joey Travolta
CAST:  David Paymer  •  Judge Reinhold  •  Rosalind Chao  •  Bea Arthur

Nerdy-looking Paul (David Paymer) is a neurotic, failed sitcom writer with a lackluster love life. But his best pal (Judge Reinhold) has an idea that might turn things around when he decides to film Paul's life and turn his romantic disasters into a comedic ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joey Travolta
CAST:  David Paymer  •  Judge Reinhold  •  Rosalind Chao  •  Bea Arthur

Love Affair (1994)

Ex-football star Mike Gambril meets Terry McKay on a flight to Sydney, which is forced to land on a small atoll. They become romantic on board a ship sent to take them to a larger island. They agree to meet in New York three months later to see if the attraction is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn Gordon Caron
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Annette Bening  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Garry Shandling

Ex-football star Mike Gambril meets Terry McKay on a flight to Sydney, which is forced to land on a small atoll. They become romantic on board a ship sent to take them to a larger island. They agree to meet in New York three months later to see if the attraction is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn Gordon Caron
CAST:  Warren Beatty  •  Annette Bening  •  Katharine Hepburn  •  Garry Shandling

The End of Violence (1997)

Mike Max is a Hollywood producer who became powerful and rich thanks to brutal and bloody action films. His ignored wife Paige is close to leaving him. Suddenly Mike is kidnapped by two bandits, but escapes and hides out with his Mexican gardener's family for a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wim Wenders
CAST:  Traci Lind  •  Rosalind Chao  •  Bill Pullman  •  Andie MacDowell

Mike Max is a Hollywood producer who became powerful and rich thanks to brutal and bloody action films. His ignored wife Paige is close to leaving him. Suddenly Mike is kidnapped by two bandits, but escapes and hides out with his Mexican gardener's family for a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wim Wenders
CAST:  Traci Lind  •  Rosalind Chao  •  Bill Pullman  •  Andie MacDowell

The Terry Fox Story (1983)

The true story about the Canadian cancer amputee hero who decided to run across Canada on only one leg to raise money for cancer research.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ralph L. Thomas
CAST:  Eric Fryer  •  Robert Duvall  •  Chris Makepeace  •  Saul Rubinek

The true story about the Canadian cancer amputee hero who decided to run across Canada on only one leg to raise money for cancer research.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ralph L. Thomas
CAST:  Eric Fryer  •  Robert Duvall  •  Chris Makepeace  •  Saul Rubinek

The Man from Elysian Fields (2001)

A failed novelist's inability to pay the bills strains relations with his wife and leads him to work at an escort service where he becomes entwined with a wealthy woman whose husband is a successful writer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Hickenlooper
CAST:  Andy García  •  Mick Jagger  •  Julianna Margulies  •  Olivia Williams

A failed novelist's inability to pay the bills strains relations with his wife and leads him to work at an escort service where he becomes entwined with a wealthy woman whose husband is a successful writer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  George Hickenlooper
CAST:  Andy García  •  Mick Jagger  •  Julianna Margulies  •  Olivia Williams
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