Search results for "Zhou Xun"

Cloud Atlas (2012) RT 66% / Audience 66%

DVD release: May 2013

A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Andy Wachowski  •  Lana Wachowski  •  Tom Tykwer
CAST:  Tom Hanks  •  Halle Berry  •  Jim Broadbent  •  Hugo Weaving

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

The Emperor and the Assassin (1998)

In pre-unified China, the King of Qin sends his concubine to a rival kingdom to produce an assassin for a political plot, but as the king's cruelty mounts she finds her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Chen Kaige
CAST:  Gong Li  •  Fengyi Zhang  •  Zhou Sun  •  Xiaohe Lü

Temptress Moon (1996) RT 62% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Jul 2002

Set in the decadent 1920s, Temptress Moon tells the very complicated story of a wealthy family living on the outskirts of Shanghai. Their youngest daughter, Ruyi, is brought ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Chen Kaige
CAST:  Leslie Cheung  •  Gong Li  •  Kevin Lin  •  He Saifei

Perhaps Love (2005)

A love triangle develops during the making of a musical in mainland China.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Romance
DIRECTION:  Peter Chan
CAST:  Jacky Cheung  •  Zhou Xun  •  Takeshi Kaneshiro  •  Ji Jin Hee

The Message (2009) RT Audience 93%

DVD release: Nov 2005

1942, Nanjing (Nanking). Following a series of assassination attempts on officials of the Japanese-controlled puppet government, the Japanese spy chief gathers a group of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Gao Qunshu  •  Chen Kuo-Fu
CAST:  Li Bingbing  •  Huang Xiaoming  •  Zhiwen Wang  •  Alec Su

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

A Pinwheel Without Wind (2002)

China 1945, a romance develops between the young Ningjing ZHAO (Xun Zhou) and LIN Shuang-Ran, although they are distant cousins ​​and Shuang-Ran is already betrothed. Each ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
CAST:  Zhou Xun

Where Have All the Flowers Gone (2002)

Gao Ju (Xia Yu) and Zhang Yang (Pu Shu) were best of friends, but they fall in love with Huanzi (Zhou Xun). Huanzi loves both of them and thus they formed an unbalanced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xiaosong Gao
CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Xia Yu  •  Pu Shu

The Silent War (2012) RT Audience 50%

An espionage thriller set in the 1950s and adapted from the novel "Year Suan/Plot Against" by May Jia. Tony Leung Chiu Wai plays a blind man who works for a piano tuner. He is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Alan Mak  •  Felix Chong
CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Xuebing Wang  •  Mavis Fan

Painted Skin: The Resurrection (2012) RT 83% / Audience 57%

DVD release: Nov 2012

According to demon lore, it takes hundreds of years to attain human form. Even then, lacking a human heart, a demon cannot experience the true pains and passions of existence. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Wuershan
CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Chen Kun  •  Zhao Wei  •  Morgan Benoit

The Great Magician (2011)

In the early 1920’s, on the streets of Beijing, the nation’s most talented performers have gathered to show off their most spectacular skills. One day, a challenge is set: 50 ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Derek Yee Tung-Sing
CAST:  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Sean Lau  •  Tsui Hark  •  Daniel Wu

Maiden Rosé (1995)

To celebrate his newborn baby girl, an old wine brewer made a bottle of Maiden Rose for her future marriage. Eighteen years later, the girl was already a beautiful woman and ...  (more)

CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Josephine Koo  •  Ya-lei Kuei

Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)

Flying Swords of Dragon Gate picks up three years after the infamous Dragon Inn was burnt down in the desert when its innkeeper Jade vanished. A new gang of marauders had ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure
CAST:  Jet Li  •  Zhou Xun  •  Chen Kun  •  Kwai Lun-mei

Stolen Life (2005)

When Yan'ni starts college she believes she is embarking on a new life away from her family-and she is, but not the new beginning she anticipates. Once at school, she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shaohong Li
CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Wu Jun  •  Cai Ming  •  Xiaoming Su

Beauty Remains (2005)

Set in 1948 against the backdrop of Communism's rise, "Fei" is the story of two sisters--Fei and Ying--bound together by the will of their late father, a legendary business ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
CAST:  Vivian Wu  •  Lisa Lu  •  Zhou Xun  •  Zhiwen Wang

A West Lake Moment (2005) RT Audience 71%

DVD release: Sep 2005

Xiao Yu (Zhou), a barista and cake maker in a teahouse-café by Westlake in Hangzhou. Since a car crash long ago, she had been leading a peaceful life with her kind-hearted ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Chen Kun  •  Yim Ling

Baober in Love (2004)

Liu Zhi, a young man, depressed and trapped in a loveless marriage with a dominating girl, meets Baober (an ageless young girl) on a Beijing street one day. They fall in love ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Shaohong Li
CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Chen Kun  •  Jue Huang  •  Liao Fan

True Legend (2010) RT 63% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 2011

Su Qi-Er, a wealthy man living during the Qing Dynasty who loses his fortune and reputation as a result of a conspiracy against him. After being forced out onto the streets, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Yuen Woo-Ping
CAST:  Zhou Xun  •  Jiang Lu-Xia  •  Michelle Yeoh  •  Andy On