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The Resource Crouching tiger, hidden dragon, Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee

Crouching tiger, hidden dragon, Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee

Label
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon
Title
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee
Title variation
  • Wo hu cang long
  • Wo hu zang long
  • Tigre et dragon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
Set in 19th-century China, two master warriors are faced with their greatest challenge when the treasured Green Destiny sword is stolen. A young aristocratic woman prepares for an arranged marriage, but soon reveals her superior fighting talents and her romantic past. As each warrior battles for justice, they come face-to-face with their worst enemy, and the enduring power of love
Awards note
Academy Awards (2000): Best Foreign Language Film, Best Cinematography (Peter Pau), Best Music, Original Score (Tan Dun), Best Art Direction--Set Decoration (Timmy Yip); Golden Globe Awards (2000): Best Foreign Language Film, Best Director, Motion Picture (Ang Lee).
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay by Wan Hui Ling, James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung ; photography, Peter Pau ; action choreography, Yuen Wo Ping ; editor, Tim Squyres ; production/costume design, Tim Yip ; music, Tan Dun ; cello, Yo-Yo Ma
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • In Mandarin with optional soundtracks in English or French and optional subtitles in English or French
  • Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Chow Yun-fat, Michelle Yeoh, Zhan Ziyi, Chang Chen, Lung Sihung, Cheng Pei Pei
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1963-
  • 1979-
  • 1976 October 14-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Ang
  • Kong, Bill
  • Kong, Hsu Li
  • Xu, Ligong
  • Chow, Yun-fat
  • Yeoh, Michelle
  • Zhang, Ziyi
  • Zhang, Zhen
  • Lung, Sihung
  • Cheng, Pei-pei
  • Tan, Dun
  • Wang, Dulu
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia (Firm)
  • Good Machine (Firm)
  • Edko Films
  • Zoom Hunt
  • Zhongguo dian ying he zuo zhi pian gong si
  • Hua yi ying shi yu le you xian gong si
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women martial artists
  • Chinese language materials
  • Foreign language films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon, Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on: Wo hu zang long / by Wang Dulu
  • Includes interactive menu of special features
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2000
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780767861441
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396059900
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)47151804
System details
DVD; Mandarin Dolby 5.1, English Dolby 5.1, French Dolby 2-channel; digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon, Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee
Publication
Note
  • Based on: Wo hu zang long / by Wang Dulu
  • Includes interactive menu of special features
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2000
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780767861441
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396059900
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)47151804
System details
DVD; Mandarin Dolby 5.1, English Dolby 5.1, French Dolby 2-channel; digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
Video recording format
laserdisc

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