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林家棟 1967-

Works: 46 works in 81 publications in 3 languages and 1,238 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Road films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by 林家棟
Ip man ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this bio-pic, Ip Man, one of the earliest Wing Chun martial arts exponents credited to have propagated its popularity, gets portrayed as the best of the best in 1930's Fo Shan, China, where the bustling city has its own Martial Arts Street where countless of martial arts schools have set up shop to fuel the craze of kung fu training. With each new school, the master will pay their respects to Ip Man and to challenge him to a duel. IpMan, an aristrocrat who spends most of his quality time behind closed doors, so as not to damage his opponents' reputation nor embarrass them in public. His humility is his virtue, and his style is never violent or aggressive, which often gets assumed and mistaken for being effeminate since Wing Chun after was founded by a woman."--Container
Hei she hui 2. Election 2 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A second-tiered member vying aggressively for the position of godfather is restrained by the current mob boss, who isn't officially eligible for reelection, which leads to a bloody and cutthroat battle of wills between the two men. The film is the the third installemt of a trilogy, along with Triad underworld and Election
Hei she hui Election ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Wo Shing Triad, the oldest gang in Hong Kong, the senior members elect a younger boss as their chairman every two years. This time, lines are divided and war starts when the voting doesn't go how it should
Fu chou Vengeance by Qifeng Du ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Costello is a world-weary but dapper gourmet chef who clearly has violence in his past when he enlists the help of hired assassins to enact his bloody revenge on the Chinese gangsters who killed his daughter's family
Wen que Sparrow by Qifeng Du ( Visual )
8 editions published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is business as usual for a group of pickpockets until a mystery woman appears and changes everything. Is she a fellow thief longing to join the group or does she have a hidden agenda? Includes, interviews; premiere footage; and featurette
Ye wen Ip man by Weixin Ye ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Though Ip Man (Donnie Yen) is an accomplished martial arts master, he keeps a low profile and only quietly spars with his compatriots in friendly competitions at his home. But after an acknowledged victory to Jin Shan Zhao's challenge, Ip Man becomes an instant hero and then develops a craze for Wing Chun in Foshan. Following the Japanese invasion, Ip Man's property is confiscated and his family is forced to live in a decrepit house. One day, General Miura, a fanatical practitioner in martial arts, demands Ip Man teach the Japanese army Wing Chun, but Ip Man refuses it to his face and takes up Miura's challenge. Ip Man has to protect Chinese dignity by winning with Wing Chun"--Container
Tong yan ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of friends find themselves stranded in Thailand after unexpected airport closures. The only place with vacancies is an old, run-down hotel. As they uncover the history beneath the walls, they're slowly drawn into its horrific past. The more dark, sinister things they see, the more their minds and bodies are taken over by the hotel's permanent residents, making it harder to get out alive! Special features: behind the scenes with interviews of cast and crew, plus a trailer gallery
Tian xia wu zei A world without thieves by Xiaogang Feng ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young female thief becomes pregnant, she decides to change her life and eventually changed her partner and lover's life as well
Shen tan Mad detective ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bun is an outcast detective who always seems to crack the case despite having some rather serious personality flaws. When Bun slices off his ear and offers it up as a gift at a party staged to honor one of his superiors, he is promptly forced into early retirement. Subsequently withdrawn into his own world and tormented by the specters of his former vocation, Bun finds his unique ability to see the hidden personalities and inner demons of everyone he meets nearly driving him to insanity. As a policeman Bun's gift of second sight helped him to solve some of the department's most difficult cases, but now that the visions serve no purpose, they simply serve to erode his already fragile sense of reality. Yet despite Bun's bad reputation, ambitious inspector Ho still believes in him
Long feng dou ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anamorphic widescreen. A tale of jealousy and rekindled love
Che shou ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An overconfident rookie in the Stealth Riders division, a secret police unit consisting of the best drivers on the force that take down criminals in the drag racing underworld, teams up with his veteran partner to take on a legendary escape driver who has never been caught. As they put together a strategic plan to take this criminal down they put the pedal to the metal in a death defying showdown with only their cars as weapons
Han zhan Cold war ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Approching midnight in Hong Kong, police headquaters receives an anonymous call: a fully-loaded police van carrying the force's most advanced equipment and five highly-trained officers has disappeared off the grid. The hijackers possess direct knowledge of police procedures.They're already steps ahead. The pollice must meet a list of demands to ensure the hostages' release, including the delivery of a large ransom. Any delay will cost lives. The clock has begun to tick..."--Container
Tong meng qi yuan Wait 'til you're older by Teddy Chen ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"One boy's exploration of adult life. Kwong is a young boy coping with a difficult family life. His mother commits suicide when she discovers that her husband, Man was having an affair. Since her death Man has married his mistress, Min, whom Kwong understandably hates. He wishes that he could become an adult so he wouldn't have to do what she says anymore. And as luck would have it, Kwong has a run-in with a strange old man in the park, and accidentally ingests a magical growth formula that causes him to begin aging very rapidly. As an adult, Kwong gets to do anything he wants, like stay out late, get drunk or even flirt with his sexy teacher, Miss Lee. But he doesn't stop growing and within a couple of days Kwong has become an old man."--IMDB
Ji dong bu dui. Tactical unit ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sam and May from the PTU confront four robbers from mainland China who are on the way to a heist. The robbers manage to escape and end up occupying a motel room right next door to police officer Fatty. After they befriend Fatty, and invite him to participate in another job, Fatty must rely on his conscience to choose his path
Tou qi The first 7th night ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A depressed driver, a mysterious passenger, a poor woman, a touching past and an unknown forbidden land ... like one piece after another of a lost puzzle, together it creates a suspenseful and touching story that is full of twists and turns. Taxi drive map King accepts an order that no one is willing to take. The destination is a Spring Thunder Hotel that has been abandoned for 33 years. Mysterious passenger Siu Ma drives his light truck and asks Map Wong to be his guide with a high offer. When they successfully arrive at the destination he would pay Map King even higher salary. Siu Ma is surprised that Map King is rather familiar with the direction of Spring Thunder Hotel. On the way Map King and the just as strange Siu Ma have too much knowledge of what happened then at the Spring Thunder Hotel. Yet they are unwilling to talk about it freely. After arriving Siu Ma says that the mission has been completed and gives the goods on the truck to Map King. When Map King opens the merchandise
Chao ban bao bao Superkid ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Xin Tong, a nice little girl aged eleven is brought up by her father Tian Ji alone. They rely each other but lack comminication. One day, a little boy Si Zhe escapes from "Healthy Baby" lab and sneaks into her house. He grows up eating "healthy Baby" a genetically engineered baby food, so his intelligence is far more superior to those of other children and even adults. But this also causes his allergic to people touch. Xin Tong and Si Zhe discover the plot of the "Healthy baby" lab. The president of the lab Chole uses the geneticallt altered baby food to make big money despite the fact that it might cause harm to children. Xin Tong tell Tian Ji about htism and they all work together to expose Chole of her plot."--Summary from container insert
Wu jian dao Infernal affairs by Zhaohui Mai ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chan Wing Yan is a hard-nosed veteran cop sent undercover to infiltrate the notorious Triad crime ring. An expert at bringing down violent syndicates, Chan thinks it's going to be a routine mission. What he is not prepared for is the discovery that the Triad's boss has planted a mole in the police department, and now Chan is being hunted down
San bu guan Chaos ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of two men--a cop and a criminal--are questioned in the wake of a deadly epidemic in a futuristic, post-apocalyptic Hong Kong
Mad detective by Johnny To ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Chinese and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A rookie cop teams up with a former detective with a supernatural gift to hunt down a serial killer."
Che shou Motorway by Baorui Zheng ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hong Kong, the present day. Maverick fast-car enthusiast Chan Cheung (Shawn Yue) and the cautious, about-to-retire Lo Fung (Anthony Wong) are two plainclothes speed cops based at Kowloon East Police Station. After a chase in which a speeding car escapes, the young Chan Cheung is again berated by his superior, Chong (Gordon Lam), for his hot-headedness and the pair are put on speed-radar duty. Meanwhile, Mainland criminal Jiang Xin (Guo Xiaodong), an expert driver, has been summoned to Hong Kong by his boss, Tan Yi (Li Guangjie), to extract his colleague, Huang Zhong (Li Haitao), from prison. Jiang Xin lets himself be chased and arrested by Chan Cheung on a highway one day; taken to prison, he arranges a jailbreak in which he and Huang Zhong escape by car. After the police lose them, Chan Cheung picks up their trail in Kwun Tung but is tricked by Jiang Xin and trapped in a narrow alleyway. The two Mainland criminals get away. Later, Lo Fung, seeing Chan Cheung's frustration at being bested by Jiang Xin, takes a major decision. As the Mainlanders move towards their master plan, Chan Cheung gets further chances to take on Jiang Xin
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Lam, Gordon, 1967-
Lam, Ka Tung, 1967-
林家棟, 1967-
Chinese (47)
English (2)
French (1)