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Chen, Kun 1976-

Overview
Works: 230 works in 480 publications in 3 languages and 2,826 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Martial arts films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Editor, Performer, Dissertant
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kun Chen
Balzac et la petite tailleuse chinoise Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress by Sijie Dai ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in Chinese and French and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the early 1970s during the later stages of China's cultural revolution. Two city-bred teenage best friends, Luo and Ma are sent to a backwards mountainous region for a Maoist re-education. The two see and fall in love with the local beauty, the daughter of the most renowned tailor in the region. They never know her name--referring to her only as "the Little Seamstress"--But she captivates them with her innocence and sensuality. When they discover a hidden suitcase filled with banned books by Western writers, they read these works to the Little Seamstress for hours on end in a secret meeting place. Thirsting for knowledge of the world beyond, she comes to love, in particular, Balzac and his friends. On her mystical journey, the Little Seamstress finds the courage to leave her village for broader horizons
Long men fei jia ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new gang has taken over the Dragon Inn three years after it was left in ruins, using it as their base for uncovering a nearby treasure. But secrets lie within its walls, as a pregnant palace concubine and a swordswoman take refuge from a determined royal eunuch tracking their every move. As an explosive mix of warriors, fugitives, and assassins converge in the desert for a deadly showdown, only one man can protect the women--the mysterious Zhao
Hua pi Painted skin by Jiashang Chen ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story is adapted from the ancient Chinese classic Liao Cha). During the Chin and Han era, Commander Wang Sheng leads his troops in a raid on bandits in the desert, in the process he rescues a beautiful woman and brings her back with them. However he has no idea that this woman, Xiao Wei, is in fact a fox spirit in human form
Rang zi dan fei by Wen Jiang ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in China during the warring 1920s, notorious bandit chief Pocky Zhang descends upon a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor, an identity that he had hijacked from counselor Tang, himself a small-time imposter. Hell-bent on making a fast buck, Zhang soon meets his match in the tyrannical local gentry Master Huang as a deadly battle of wit and brutality ensues
Hua pi II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
According to ancient lore, if a human freely offers their heart to a demon, that monster can become mortal, experiencing the true pains and passions of existence. Xiaowei, a millennia-old fox spirit, searches for her chance to become human. Princess Jing flees her kingdom by pursuing the only man she ever loved. A twist of fate brings Xiaowei and Jing together, and a slow game of wits, deceit, and seduction begins for the princess' very own heart
Yun shui yao by Li Yin ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chen Xiushui is an English teacher in Taiwan. The boy he tutors has a sister, Wang Biyun. They fall in love. But he's a leftist and leaves Taiwan to fight for a new China. They make a pledge to see each other one day. On the mainland Chen Xiushui is active in the Korean War as a doctor and a soldier and later in rebuilding the country, working in Tibet. He changes his name to Xu Xiuyun. A woman by the name Wang Jindi, also a soldier, falls in love with him, but he is still thinking of Wang Biyun. Wang Jindi sees he will never forget Wang Biyun, so she changes her name to ang Biyun herself. After quite some time, they get married, but it's all still very painful for both of them. In the meantime, the real Wang Biyun is still in Taiwan, waiting and trying to find out what had happened to Chen Xiushui. One day, while crossing the mountains, an avalanche kills Chen Xiushui. We follow the story in retrospective, as the real Wang Biyun now (60 years later) lives in New York and has sent her adopted daughter to Tibet, to find out what exactly happened to Chen Xiushui
Hua Mulan Mulan by Chucheng Ma ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hua Mulan famously masqueraded as a man to take her elderly father's place in the battlefield. Defying her father's wishes, Mulan risks death to answer the conscription call in his stead. Faced with the dangers and heartaches of war, Mulan grows into a great warrior and general while working hard to keep her true identity a secret
Flying swords of Dragon Gate ( Visual )
7 editions published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A freedom fighter opposes corrupt eunuchs who hold power during China's Ming dynasty
Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress by Sijie Dai ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Chinese and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two young men sent to re-education camps during the Chinese cultural revolution meet and fall in love with a young woman as they read her books from forbidden Western authors
Young detective Dee : rise of the sea dragon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in Chinese and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From legendary action director Tsui Hark and the creators of international smash hit, Detective Dee: Mystery of the Phantom Flame comes the captivating tale of Dee Renjie's beginnings in the Imperial police force. His very first case, investigating reports of a sea monster terrorizing the town, reveals a sinister conspiracy of treachery and betrayal, leading to the highest reaches of the Imperial family
Jian guo da ye ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Star-studded historical epic which follows Mao and the Communist Party as they win a civil war, secure control of China, and send Chiang Kai-shek, the leader of the rival National Party, to exile in Taiwan
Xiao cai feng The little Chinese seamstress ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Chinese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in China during the Cultural Revolution, the film tells the story of three young people who hatch an amorous and literary plot through the medium of literary classics by Balzac, that they have to read in secret
Jin fen shi jia by Henshui Zhang ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love triangle drama in wealthy and decadent families in 1920's China
Mulan : rise of a warrior ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the emperor of China issues a decree that all families in the Northern Provice must defend their homeland against the barbarian hordes, Mulan, a young girl from a military family without a male heir, disguises herself as a male soldier rather than expose her aging father to the horrors of the battlefield. As the invading armies close in, her remarkable courage and insight elevate her to the position of a true leader, who will sacrifice everything to defend her nation and bring honor to her family. Includes bonus features
Li fa shi The music box ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the late 1930s, the Japanese army occupies Shanghai. Barber Lu Ping kills a Japanese officer by accident and then escapes from Shanghai to the residence of his master's brother, Song Fengnian. When he arrives at the small town, he falls in love with Song's daughter Jiayi at the first sight. However, Jiayi has had the engagement with an officer for a decent life in the wartime, even as concubine. After the victory of the Anti-Japanese War, Lu is sentenced to death as a traitor because Song, his boss, has worked for the Japanese. When he closes his eyes and waits for the sound of shot, Jiayi rescues him. Arranged by her husband, Lu becomes an officer. However, he can never forget Jiayi and his barber life. After the end of the Civil War, Lu is sent to work on a farm in the northwest. There he learns that Jiayi doesn't leave with her husband and has been waiting for him at the small town where they meet for the first time. Lu decides to look for Jiayu." -- from IMDB
Long men fei jia Flying swords of dragon gate 3D by Ke Xu ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dragon Inn becomes the chaotic center of battle between the government's villainous eunuchs and a band of righteous heroes
Hua Mulan Mu Lan ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lian ai zhong de bao bei Baober in love ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a man stuck in a loveless marriage which has him near despair. His complaints somehow reach a woman who lives in a fantasy world she has created. She invites him to join her
Let the bullets fly ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in China during the warring 1920s, notorious bandit chief Zhang descends upon a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor, an identity that he had hijacked from Old Tang, who was a small-time imposter. Bent on making a fast buck, Zhang soon meets his match in the tyrannical local gentry Huang as a deadly battle of wit and brutality ensues
Jian dang wei ye ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical film about the 1911 revolution and the formation of Communism in China until 1921
 
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Alternative Names
Chan Kwan 1976-....
Chen, Aloys, 1976-
陈, 坤, 1976-....
陳坤, 1976-
陈坤, 20th century
Languages
Chinese (138)
French (9)
English (1)