Search results for "Maggie Cheung"

2046 (2004) RT 85% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Dec 2005

Women enter and exit a science fiction author's life, over the course of a few years, after the author loses the woman he considers his one true love.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Wong Kar-Wai
CAST:  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Zhang Ziyi  •  Faye Wong  •  Takuya Kimura

As Tears Go By (1988) RT 80% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Two parallel stories of Wah caught in the mist of a love affair with his beloved cousin, Ngor and his relationship with his triad brother, Fly, who seems to never fall out of ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Wong Kar-Wai
CAST:  Jacky Cheung  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Alex Man Chi-Leung  •  Ronald Wong Ban

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

Clean (2004) RT 72% / Audience 66%

DVD release: Jul 2006

After losing her husband to a heroin overdose, Emily Wang fights to overcome her own addictions and to be reconciled with her estranged son.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivier Assayas
CAST:  Maggie Cheung  •  Nick Nolte  •  Béatrice Dalle  •  Jeanne Balibar

Days of Being Wild (1990)

Yuddy, a Hong Kong playboy known for breaking girls' hearts, tries to find solace and the truth after discovering the woman who raised him isn't his mother.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wong Kar-Wai
CAST:  Leslie Cheung  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Andy Lau  •  Carina Lau

Green Snake (1993)

A mischievous snake who assumes human form interferes with the romance between her reptilian sister and a hapless man.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
CAST:  Joey Wong  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Vincent Zhao Wen-Zhuo  •  Wu Hsing-Guo

Hero (2002) RT 95% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Nov 2004

One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Zhang Yimou
CAST:  Jet Li  •  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Zhang Ziyi

In the Mood for Love (2000) RT 90% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Mar 2002

Taking place in Hong Kong of 1962, a melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wong Kar-Wai
CAST:  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Siu Ping-Lam  •  Rebecca Pan

Irma Vep (1996) RT 91% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Mar 1998

A Chinese movie actress, in France to star in a remake of "Les Vampires", finds petty intrigues and clashing egos on the set.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Olivier Assayas
CAST:  Maggie Cheung  •  Jean-Pierre Léaud  •  Nathalie Richard  •  Antoine Basler

The Heroic Trio (1993)

Tung and Ching were both adopted by the same master. But later Ching was abducted by the eunuch-Chan. Ching grew up and became scientist Li's assistant and Tung married ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Johnnie To
CAST:  Maggie Cheung  •  Anita Mui  •  Michelle Yeoh  •  Damian Lau

Chinese Box (1997) RT 62% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 1998

The story of Hong Kong, from New Year's Day to June 30th, 1997, when the British left their colony and turned it over to the People's Republic of China.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Jeremy Irons  •  Gong Li  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Michael Hui

All's Well, Ends Well (1992)

A romantic Chinese New Year comedy about the three Shang brothers. Eldest brother Shang Moon is a philandering businessman who treats his hideous yet hard-working wife like ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Clifton Ko Chi-Sum
CAST:  Stephen Chow  •  Leslie Cheung  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Teresa Mo

Police Story 3: Super Cop (1992)

A Hong Kong detective teams up with his female Red Chinese counterpart to stop a Chinese drug czar.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stanley Tong
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  Michelle Yeoh  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Kenneth Tsang

Augustin, King of Kung-Fu (1999)

The solitary and largely self-contained Augustin (Jean-Chretien Sibertin Blanc), on obscure young actor of bit-parts and advertisements, has but one ambition - to play the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Anne Fontaine
CAST:  Bernard Campan  •  Jean-Chrétien Sibertin-Blanc  •  Paulette Dubost  •  Darry Cowl

Center Stage (1991) RT Audience 86%

DVD release: Aug 1996

The film is based on a true story: the tragic life of China's first prima donna of the silver screen, Ruan Lingyu. This movie chronicles her rise to fame as a movie actress in ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Stanley Kwan
CAST:  Maggie Cheung  •  Tony Leung Ka-Fai  •  Carina Lau  •  Chin Han

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

Police Story 2 (1988)

The Hong Kong super-cop must stop a group of blackmailing bombers at the same time that the villains of the first Police Story are out for revenge.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jackie Chan
CAST:  Jackie Chan  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Lam Gwok-Hung  •  Bill Tung

Moon Warriors (1992)

A kind-hearted fisherman, content with simple life, is reluctantly drawn into helping a noble emperor regain his throne from his evil brother.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Fantasy • Romance • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Sammo Hung
CAST:  Andy Lau  •  Kenny Bee  •  Anita Mui  •  Maggie Cheung

The Seventh Curse (1986)

A young heroic cop in the jungle of Thailand attempts to rescue a beautiful girl from being sacrificed to the "Worm Tribe" she belongs to. As a result, the cop is damned with ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Ngai Kai Lam
CAST:  Ken Boyle  •  Chin Siu-Ho  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Dick Wei

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