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Tui shou = Pushing hands

Author: Ang LeeJames SchamusEmily Yi-Ming LiuSihung LungDeb SnyderAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Triboro Entertainment Group, ©1995, 1991.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tai-chi master and widower moves from Beijing to a New York suburb to live with his only son. With a daughter-in-law who has no use for him and an ever-changing society, problems quickly arise. He is forced to call upon his tai-chi teachings and its "pushing hands" to give him the balance needed to survive in this poignant and comic tale.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Feature films
Fiction films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ang Lee; James Schamus; Emily Yi-Ming Liu; Sihung Lung; Deb Snyder; Zhong yang dian ying shi ye gu fen you xian gong si.; Ang Lee Productions.; Good Machine (Firm); Triboro Entertainment Group.
OCLC Number: 34107165
Language Note: In English with some subtitles.
Credits: Director of photography, Jong Lin ; editor, Tim Squyres ; composer, Xiao-Song Qu.
Cast: Sihung Lung, Lai Wang, Bo Z. Wang, Deb Snyder, Haan Lee.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Pushing hands
Responsibility: Central Motion Pictures presents, in association with Good Machine & Ang Lee Productions, a film by Ang Lee ; screenplay, Ang Lee ; additional scenes by James Schamus ; producers, Emily Yi-Ming Liu [and others] ; associate producer, Hsu Li-Kong ; director, Ang Lee.

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A tai-chi master and widower moves from Beijing to a New York suburb to live with his only son. With a daughter-in-law who has no use for him and an ever-changing society, problems quickly arise. He is forced to call upon his tai-chi teachings and its "pushing hands" to give him the balance needed to survive in this poignant and comic tale.

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