Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

2000

Starring: Chang Chen, Chow Yun-Fat, Michelle Yeoh

This Ang Lee film is scripted in Cantonese and Mandarin and set in the China of the early nineteenth century, although we could be watching a fable from any time in the last millennium, or from no time at all. Yu Shu Lien (Michelle Yeoh), is given a sword by Li Mu Bai (Chow Yun Fat), for safekeeping.

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Iron Monkey

1993 (In Mandarin)

Starring: Rongguang Yu, Donnie Yen

With sensational, nonstop martial arts excitment supplied by the acclaimed choreopgraher of The Matrix and Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Iron Monkey is the spirited tale of a mysterious and mythical Chinese legend.

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The Legend of Drunken Master

2000

Starring: Jackie Chan, Kwok Kuen Chan

Jackie Chan in mint condition, fighting off an axe gang with a wooden bench in each hand. Colonial China as a place where even friends greet each other with a bit of fist play. These are the hallmarks of a classic kung-fu film.

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Kiss of the Dragon

2001

Starring: Jet Li, Bridget Fonda

Liu Jian (Jet Li), a police officer from China, comes to Paris to help the vice squad apprehend a Chinese drug lord and his unknown French connection. The French connection is Richard, the head of the vice squad, who intends to kill the drug lord then frame Jian. Jian ducks a bullet and escapes with a tape of what really happened.

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