Search results for "Liu Ye"

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress (2002) RT 77% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Dec 2005

During the Cultural Revolution, two young men are sent to a remote mining village where they fall in love with the local tailor’s beautiful granddaughter and discover a ...  (more)

CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Chen Kun  •  Liu Ye  •  Xu Zu

Curse of the Golden Flower (2006) RT 66% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2007

During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Zhang Yimou
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Gong Li  •  Jay Chou  •  Liu Ye

Lan Yu (2001) RT 66% / Audience 83%

DVD release: May 2003

A love story between a country boy in Beijing to study and a wealthy businessman set against the backdrop of the 1989 Tiananmen Square incident  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kwan
CAST:  Liu Ye  •  Jun Hu  •  Huatong Li  •  Shuang Li

The Promise (2005) RT Audience 80%

DVD release: Apr 2007

An orphaned girl, driven by poverty at such a young age, makes a promise with an enchantress. In return for beauty and the admiration of every man, she will never be with the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chen Kaige
CAST:  Cecilia Cheung  •  Liu Ye  •  Hong Chen  •  Cheng Qian

Purple Butterfly (2003)

Ding Hui is a member of Purple Butterfly, a powerful resistance group in Japanese occupied Shanghai. An unexpected encounter reunites her with Itami, an ex-lover... and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
CAST:  Zhang Ziyi  •  Toru Nakamura  •  Li Bingbing  •  Yuanzheng Feng

Lan (2009)

In China, during the Cultural Revolution, a young girl's parents are thrown in jail for ten years. She is raised by her grandfather. He introduces her to gymnastics where she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wenli Jiang
CAST:  Liu Ye  •  Chen Jian-Bin  •  Wenli Jiang  •  Xu Zhu

The Founding of a Party (2011)

A chronicle of the events that led to the founding of the Chinese Communist Party.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Sanping Han  •  Jianxin Huang
CAST:  Liu Ye  •  Chen Kun  •  John Woo  •  Daniel Wu

Color Me Love (2010)

The plot is vaguely reminiscent of The Devil Wears Prada. The heroine is a new fashion editor who has to deal with her female boss and boyfriend, an arrogant young painter who ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Romance
CAST:  Joan Chen  •  Jade lin  •  Liu Ye  •  Monica Mok

Police Story 2013 (2013)

A man looking for the release of a long-time prisoner takes a police officer, his daughter, and a group of strangers hostage.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ding Sheng
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  Liu Ye  •  Jing Tian  •  Yu Rong-Guang

The Chef, the Actor, the Scoundrel (2013)

During Second Sino-Japanese War, China suffered from cholera outbreak because Japanese uses it as an biological weapon. Four Chinese agents captures a Japanese scientist and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
CAST:  Huang Bo  •  Zhang Hanyu  •  Liu Ye  •  Jing Liang

The Last Supper (2012) RT Audience 80%

The story of two warring generals (Liu Bang and Xiang Yu) fighting for control of China at the end of the Qin Dynasty.  (more)

GENRES: Action • History
CAST:  Liu Ye  •  Daniel Wu  •  Chang Chen  •  Qin Lan

A Beautiful Life (2011) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Mar 2011

Fang Zhen Dong (Liu Ye) is a patrolling officer in Beijing who one night meets the drunk Li Pei Ru (Shu Qi) while singing karaoke at the KTV place. Li Pei Ru is a real estate ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrew Lau Wai-Keung
CAST:  Liu Ye  •  Anthony Wong  •  Shu Qi

Driverless (2010)

Driverless is about three love stories that are intertwined by a car accident. It deals with several relationship issues, including the infamous seven year itch, reuniting ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Zhang Yang
CAST:  Liu Ye  •  Gao Yuanyuan  •  Li Xiaoran  •  Chen Jian-Bin

The Founding of a Republic (2009)

The Founding of a Republic is a Chinese historical film commissioned by China's film regulator and made by the state-owned China Film Group (CFG) to mark the 60th anniversary ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Sanping Han  •  Jianxin Huang
CAST:  Guoqiang Tang  •  Guoli Zhang  •  Jing Ning  •  Zhang Ziyi

Connected (2008)

A debt collector receives a call from a woman who is kidnapped by an unknown gang. He thinks it is a joke but soon, he realises that it is not a prank.  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Benny Chan
CAST:  Louis Koo  •  Barbie Hsu  •  Nick Cheung  •  Liu Ye

The Foliage (2003)

On her way back from a family visit, young female intellectual Xing-Yu meets the equally young and rebellious Si-Mong and the two fall in love. When Xing-Yu's childhood friend ...  (more)

CAST:  Shu Qi  •  Liu Ye

City of Life and Death (2009) RT 92% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Oct 2011

City of Life and Death takes place in 1937, during the height of the Second Sino-Japanese War. The Imperial Japanese Army has just captured the then-capital of the Republic of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • War
CAST:  Liu Ye  •  Gao Yuanyuan  •  Hideo Nakaizumi  •  John Paisley

Blood Brothers (2007)

Fung (Daniel Wu) and his best friends, brothers Kang (Liu Ye) and Hu (Tony Yang), leave the countryside together to make it big in Shanghai. Things aren't so easy in the city, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
CAST:  Liu Ye  •  Daniel Wu  •  Shu Qi  •  Chang Chen

Jasmine Women (2004)

Zhang Ziyi plays the youngest of three generations of women who leads lives in Shanghai. Joan Chen plays the great-grandmother, grandmother, and mother. The film recounts this ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family • Romance
CAST:  Joan Chen  •  Wen Jiang  •  Lu Yi  •  Liu Ye