House of Flying Daggers

House of Flying Daggers (十面埋伏) Directed by: Zhang Yimou Written by: Zhang Yimou, Li Feng, Wang Bin Country: China Year: 2004 “House Of Flying Daggers” on Amazon. With “House of Flying Daggers” Zhang Yimou brings the Tang dynasty to the … Continue reading

Hero

Hero (英雄) Director: Zhang Yimou Written: Feng Li, Bin Wang, Zhang Yimou Country: China, Hong Kong Year: 2002 “Hero” on Amazon. Movie “Hero” is yet another cinematic re-imagination of The First Emperor of China, the King of Qin, Qin Shihuangdi. … Continue reading

"In the Mood for Love" poster

In the Mood for Love

In the Mood for Love (花樣年華) Director: Wong Kar-wai Written: Wong Kar-wai Country: Hong Kong Year: 2000 “In the Mood for Love” (The Criterion Collection) on Amazon. “In the Mood for Love” is one of the most highly acclaimed movies by … Continue reading

Chungking Express poster

Chungking Express

Chungking Express (重慶森林) Director: Wong Kar-wai Written: Wong Kar-wai Country: Hong Kong Year: 1994 “Chungking Express” on Amazon. “Chungking Express” is another highly regarded film by Wong Kar-wai (“2046”, “In the Mood for Love”). The film was made while Wong was still … Continue reading