Search results for "Brigitte Lin"

Chungking Express (1994) RT 90% / Audience 94%

DVD release: May 2002

Two melancholy Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious female underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wong Kar-Wai
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Faye Wong  •  Takeshi Kaneshiro

Ashes of Time (1994)

The film is set in five parts, five seasons that are part of the Chinese almanac. The story takes place in the jianghu, the world of the martial arts. Ouyang Feng has lived in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Wong Kar-Wai
CAST:  Maggie Cheung  •  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Jacky Cheung  •  Li Bai

The Bride with White Hair (1993) RT 100% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 1998

The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang clan throne and the unsure commander of the clan's forces in a war ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
CAST:  Leslie Cheung  •  Brigitte Lin  •  Francis Ng  •  Elaine Lui Siu-Ling

Zu Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983)

In the fifth century, constant civil war scars western China. To escape death, Ti, a young scout, jumps through a crevice in the Zu mountains where he meets and becomes the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama • Fantasy • Mystery
CAST:  Yuen Biao  •  Brigitte Lin  •  Sammo Hung  •  Tsui Hark

Beauty (1998) RT Audience 100%

Stephen Fung and Daniel Wu play a male prostitute and policeman who fall in love with tragic consequences. Partly inspired by a notorious real-life scandal in which porn ...  (more)

CAST:  Stephen Fung  •  Daniel Wu  •  Shu Qi  •  Terence Yin

Peking Opera Blues (1986)

The film is set in 1913 Beijing, during Yuan Shikai's presidency of the Republic of China. It depicts the adventures of a team of unlikely heroines: Tsao Wan, a patriotic ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  Cherie Chung  •  Sally Yeh  •  Kenneth Tsang

New Dragon Gate Inn (1992)

During the Ming Dynasty, Tsao Sui Yan, the power-hungry and ruthless eunuch leader of East Chamber, craves his own kingdom. He intends on destroying the rebelling clans by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Raymond Lee
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Donnie Yen  •  Tony Leung Ka-Fai

Swordsman II (1992) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Aug 1999

Jet Li plays Ling, a student from the Blue Mountain school of martial arts, who, along with fellow students and Kiddo, find themselves embroiled in a country-wide ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Ching Siu-Tung
CAST:  Jet Li  •  Brigitte Lin  •  Michelle Reis  •  Waise Lee

The East Is Red (1993)

A royal official accompanies a Portuguese warship to the Black Cliffs to see the site of the defeat of the evil Invincible Asia, who attained supernatural abilities by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Fantasy • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ching Siu-Tung  •  Raymond Lee
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  Joey Wong  •  Jean Wang  •  Yu Rong-Guang

Red Dust (1990) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Jul 2006

Stretching across the canvas of the Sino-Japanese War of the 30s, the subsequent Japanese surrender in 1945, and the onslaught of Communism, this film depicts an ill-fated ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance • War
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Han Chin  •  Josephine Koo

Boys Are Easy (1993) RT Audience 45%

A man wants to see his three daughters get married.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Tony Leung Ka-Fai  •  Jacky Cheung  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Brigitte Lin

Starry is the Night (1988) RT Audience 67%

As Cai Mei, a single 40 year old woman and a social worker starts a relationship with a teen-ager Tian-Ah, she remembers her relationship when she was young with her professor ...  (more)

GENRES: Romance
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  George Lam  •  John Woo  •  Yip San

Love Massacre (1981)

Set in a surprisingly minimalist San Francisco, Patrick Tam’s stylish slasher movie manages to evoke both Antonioni and Mario Bava in this tale of a ravishing young co-ed ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Mystery • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Patrick Tam Kar-Ming
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  Charlie Chin  •  Tina Lau  •  Kuo-Chu Chang

Secret Love in Peach Blossom Land (1993)

Two drama companies happened to share one auditorium for rehearsal. Friction was inevitable. One of them played 'Peach Blossom', a comedy in medieval costume. Another played ...  (more)

CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  Wei-hui Li  •  Bao-ming Gu  •  Lee Li-Chun

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  •  Lam Chung

The Other Side of Gentleman (1984)

As part of a sociology experiment, Brigitte Lin tries to get lower-class playboy Alan Tam to fall in love with her. Not only does he fall for her, but he finds it impossible ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Alan Tam  •  Brigitte Lin  •  Kuo-Chu Chang  •  Bennett Pang Kin-San

Wo ai Ye Laixiang (1983)

In Hong Kong, Circa 1940s, World War II, private detective Yoyo and friend Inspector Teddy Robin join a resistance group during the Japanese occupation. They aim to steal back ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Teddy Robin Kwan
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  George Lam  •  Teddy Robin Kwan  •  Tsui Hark

Eight Hundred Heroes (1976)

The film is based on the true story of a regiment of nationalist troop fighting Japanese forces several times of their strength. Due to the political reasons, such historical ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shan-hsi Ting
CAST:  Stanley Fung  •  Brigitte Lin  •  Carter Wong  •  Chun Hsiung Ko

Peony Pavilion (2001)

DVD release: Jul 2001

The story takes place in a beautiful pavilion in 1930's Suzhou. Jade is a famous songstress courtesan, marrying into the noble house. She develops a dubious relationship with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
CAST:  Daniel Wu  •  Joey Wong  •  Rie Miyazawa  •  Brigitte Lin

Fire Dragon (1994) RT Audience 67%

Rebel fighter Yuen Ming (Max Mok) must protect an important letter with content that can expose the corrupt Chinese government. Sent to retrieve the letter is Ma, the Fire ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Yuen Woo-Ping
CAST:  Brigitte Lin  •  Max Mok Siu-Chung  •  Tan Lap-Man  •  Sandra Ng