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Zhang, Manyu

Overview
Works: 388 works in 1,397 publications in 9 languages and 11,010 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Fiction  Biography  Film adaptations  Martial arts films  Action and adventure films  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Singer, Creator, Interviewee, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Ying xiong Hero by Yimou Zhang( visu )
93 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,374 libraries worldwide
The story of the First Emperor of China, who is on the brink of winning a war-torn land during the dawn of the Qin dynasty over 2,000 years ago. Three opponents are determined to kill the King, and one loyal subject stands in their way. Special features include a conversation with Quentin Tarantino and Jet Li, featurettes, storyboard, and more
Hua yang nian hua by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
47 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
The story of two lonely people in 1962 Hong Kong who discover in each other the intimacy they have lost in their marriages
Irma Vep by Olivier Assayas( visu )
37 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 597 libraries worldwide
"In this celebrated film about a film, a once-respected but hopelessly out-of-touch director, Rene Vidal, lures Hong Kong action star Maggie Cheung playing herself - to Paris to star as Irma Vep, the latex-clad jewel thief of the silent film serial Les Vampires. Maggie soon discovers that Rene is scorned by the staff and cast on the chaotic set, and she herself is soon shunned for her inability to speak French. But when Rene suffers a mental breakdown, and Cheung is fired by a new director, she decides to honour Rene's vision and take her character to the streets, making life imitate art"--Container
Clean by Olivier Assayas( visu )
35 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Emily Wang is a woman whose past is riddled with drugs and regrets. As a result, her husband, Lee, is found dead in a desolate motel room in Hamilton, Ontario, and landed Emily with a six-month jail sentence. The only thing that she desires for the future is a loving relationship with her son Jay, who is being cared for by Lee's parents, Albrecht and Rosemary. While Rosemary blames Emily for Lee's death, Albrecht recognizes the importance of the bond between a mother and her son, and tells Emily that the only way she can have a relationship with Jay is to become clean. Emily battles for a place in a world reluctant to forget the woman she was and unwilling to accept her as the woman she longs to be
A fei zheng zhuan by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
43 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in Chinese and German and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Set in 1960s Hong Kong, this is the story of six young people whose lives intersect in passionate love-hate relationships. The film centers on the young and handsome Yuddy, who learns from the drunken ex-prostitute who raised him that she is not his real mother
Supercop ( visu )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 463 libraries worldwide
An undercover cop is on a high-stakes mission to take down a powerful drug lord in the crime capital of the world! Whether it's leaping from a ten-story building onto an airborne helicopter or landing on top of a speeding train, there's no job too tough for this hero ... who'll do whatever it takes to uphold justice!
Dong xie xi du by Jiawei Wang( visu )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Ouyang Feng is a heartbroken and cynical man who spends his days alone in the desert. He connects expert swordsmen with those seeking revenge and willing to pay for it. As Ouyang narrates his tale, he interweaves the stories of his unusual clients, old friends and future foes. He begins to realize the mistakes of his own past, and how his fear of rejection may have led him to a life of exile
Chinese box by Wayne Wang( visu )
33 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A British journalist in Hong Kong during the changeover from Great Britain's rule to China's is diagnosed with terminal cancer. With a prognosis of six months to live, he struggles to claim the love of the beautiful bartender from his past, a would-be socialite with marriage sights set elsewhere. Meanwhile, he takes to the streets with a free-spirited scam artist and a camcorder to record the end of his Hong Kong--the end of British Hong Kong
Police story by Long Cheng( visu )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 333 libraries worldwide
After capturing a vicious crime boss, a renegade cop is assigned to protect the key prosecution witness-- the drug lord's beautiful secretary. But Chan is framed for murder and his only way out is with his bare hands and his own brand of justice
Twin dragons by Hark Tsui( visu )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Starring in dual roles, Jackie Chan plays Boomer, a streetwise martial arts expert living in Hong Kong, and his long-lost twin bo=rother, John, a classical musician from New York. When John travels to Hong Kong for a concert, the brothers become mixed up in a case of mistaken identity
In the mood for love by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
52 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 295 libraries worldwide
A man and woman, drawn together by the discovery that their respective spouses are having an affair, slowly fall in love
Ruan Lingyu Center stage by Jinpeng Guan( visu )
36 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 246 libraries worldwide
The film recounts Ruan Lingyu's life both public and private in the years immediately leading up to her premature death. She had quite a number of famous performances for Shanghai's Lianhua studios, including New Woman (1934) and Goddess (1934). Unable to bear the gossip any longer, Ruan committed suicide at the age of twenty five
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
A Hong Kong writer finds inspiration from the women he's encountered in his past in this futuristic story of love and memory. Remembering back to the early 1960s, when he lived in the Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong, Chow writes an erotic story that begins with a mysterious woman who lived in room 2046. Chow moves into room 2047 and begins an affair with a beautiful prostitute who now rents the mysterious woman's room. As he writes his story, which he sets in the future in the year 2046, Chow tells of a place where people travel to recapture lost memories; he is the first on to return
Wangjiao kamen ( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in Chinese and English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Already stretched to breaking in a loyalty tug of war between Triad bosses and his loose cannon partner, Wah, a rising star in the Hong Kong underworld, finds himself saddled with beautiful, ailing country cousin Ngor. As an escalating test of wills with a stubborn debtor explodes into bloodshed and a mob turncoat instigates a ruthless police crackdown, Wah's growing fascination with Ngor becomes his last chance for escape from a violent past and a dubious future
Xin Long men ke zhan Dragon Inn by Huimin Li( visu )
24 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in Chinese and English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Dragon Inn becomes the chaotic center of battle between the government's villainous eunuchs and a band of righteous heroes. Set in the great Northwestern deserts of China during the Ming dynasty, Dragon Inn gracefully blends precision swordplay with breathtaking cinematography
Heroic trio by Johnny To( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Three female martial arts experts (each with her own superhero identity) team up to battle a powerful wizard who thinks that if he kidnaps all the babies in China he can eventually dominate the world
Tian mi mi by Zhiwei Zeng( visu )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Two immigrants meet in Hong Kong in 1986, and, because they have no one else to turn to, become friends. Jun is from Mainland China, with dreams of bringing over his girlfriend and having an apartment. Qiao just wants to make money and she always has some sort of scheme. A film about missed opportunities, chance and misplaced priorities over a 10-year period
'A' gai waak juk jaap Project A 2 ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Chinese and English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
In the turn-of-the-century Hong Kong, heroic navy policeman, Dragon Ma, is assigned to head one of the Colony's toughest districts where he has to fight the corrupt superintendent and Chinese revolutionaries
Police story 2 ( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Chinese and French and held by 109 libraries worldwide
After waging a one man war against a gang, Jackie gets demoted from a detective to a traffic cop. But when he takes a long needed vacation, he ends up in the middle of the action when bombs threats keep happening in the city
Days of being wild ( visu )
24 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The story of six young people in the 1960s in Hong Kong interweaved with love-hate relationships and passion
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Cheng, Maggie
Cheng, Maggie 1964-
Cheung Maan Yuk 1964-....
Cheung, Maggie
Cheung, Maggie 1964-
Cheung Maggie Man-Yuk 1964-....
Cheung, Man-Yu
Cheung Man Yu 1964-....
Cheung, Man-yuk
Cheung Man-Yuk 1964-....
Cheung Man-Yuk, Maggie
Cheung Man-Yuk, Maggie 1964-
Maggie Cheung, Man-Yuk 1964-
Man-Yuk Cheung, Maggie 1964-
Zhang, Man-yu
Zhang Man Yu 1964-....
Zhang Manyi 1964-....
Zhang, Manyu
Zhang, Manyu 1964-
張 曼玉 1964-....
張曼玉
Languages
Chinese (345)
English (106)
French (46)
German (25)
Spanish (17)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (5)
Mandingo (4)
Japanese (1)
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