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Lau, Andy 1961-

Overview
Works: 857 works in 2,072 publications in 11 languages and 11,941 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Martial arts films  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Fantasy films  Crime films  Gangster films  Police films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Singer, Producer, Director, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Andy Lau
Publications by Andy Lau
Most widely held works by Andy Lau
Shi mian mai fu = House of Flying Daggers by Yimou Zhang( visu )
70 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,957 libraries worldwide
Hoping she will lead them to her fellow assassins, two captains (Takeshi Kaneshiro & Andy Lau) hatch a plan to capture and trick Mei (Ziyi Zhang), a beautiful dancer suspected of having ties to the House of flying Daggers, a powerful revolutionary faction. From there begins a long trail of dangerous encounters, impossible love triangles and plot twists, in which people are rarely as they seem. With some of the most beautiful martial arts scenes ever filmed, this is a visual masterpiece
Wu jian dao by Weiqiang Liu( visu )
81 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 832 libraries worldwide
A triad spy works undercover as a police officer, while an undercover police officer infiltrates and joins a triad. They work towards opposite ends and eventually cross paths
The warlords by Kexin Chen( visu )
34 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 630 libraries worldwide
This lavish historical epic is set in the midst of war and political upheaval during the Taiping Rebellion of the 1860's
The legend of drunken master = Zui quan II ( visu )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 593 libraries worldwide
When the British government is discovered smuggling precious Chinese artifacts out of the country, folklore hero Wong Fei Hong uses his uniquely outlandish style of martial arts...Drunken Boxing...to fight the conspirators and salvage the valuables before it's too late! And the more Hong drinks, the more agile he becomes -- able to fend off numerous attacks with unbelievable moves! With Chinese treasures and family pride on the line, Hong steps up to every challenge
A fei zheng zhuan by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
65 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 590 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
Shaolin by Musheng Chen( visu )
29 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 504 libraries worldwide
Chinese war drama in which a humbled warlord helps the Shaolin monks defend themselves against threatening forces. With China's last imperial dynasty crumbling, the country is up for grabs to the likes of General Hou Jie (Andy Lau), a warlord who will stop at nothing to gain power. So ruthless is Hou that he doesn't hesitate to kill a rival warlord in the sacred grounds of the Shaolin temple and scorns the monks who protest. However, when his second-in-command, Cao Man (Nicholas Tse), displays equal ruthlessness in betraying him
Wangjiao kamen by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
55 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 424 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
Tong tian di guo ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 316 libraries worldwide
A bizarre murder mystery brings together the most powerful woman in China, the soon-to-be-Empress Wu Zetian, and a formerly exiled detective, Dee Renjie, at the infamous Imperial Palace. Hoping he will solve the crime before her coronation, Wu appoints Dee Chief Judge of the Empire and implores him to combine his indisputable wisdom with his unparalleled martial arts skills to save the future of her dynasty. Inspired by the true story of one of the Tang Dynasty's most celebrated officials
A simple life by Anhua Xu( visu )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Chinese and Italian and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Roger is a successful movie producer. Ah Tao has worked for Roger's family as a nanny and maid over the course of four generations. When Roger comes home to find that Ah Tao's has suffered a severe stroke and she is unable to care for herself, he agrees to help her relocate to a nursing home. He wants to help, but fears he'll fail her. She needs his kindness, but doesn't want to be a burden. As their roles reverse, he becomes her caregiver, and comes to understand how much she means to him
Three kingdoms : resurrection of the dragon ( visu )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 272 libraries worldwide
In 228 AD, a time when China was plagued by constant war and divided among three kingdoms, a hero arose. Zhao Zilong was a common man who ascended from humble roots to become commander of the army charged with liberating the land from an evil warlord. He led numerous battles of strength and wit, but now he must fight against the impossible to defy the fate of his nation
Battle of the warriors ( visu )
4 editions published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 243 libraries worldwide
A small kingdom that lies in the path of a large encroaching army turns to a mysterious stranger for help. The stranger uses Sun Tzu-style strategy to combat the advancing troops
Tian xia wu zei = A world without thieves by Xiaogang Feng( visu )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in Chinese and English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Bo, a master pickpocket, and Li, a femme fatale grifter are partners in crime and passion. The couple swindle their way across China until one day Li suddenly decides to call it quits. It is at this crossroad in their lives and relationship that they run into Fu Gen, a naive and wealthy peasant in a train station and begin a journey that will alter their fates forever
A simple life by Anhua Xu( visu )
27 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Ann Hui directs this Hong Kong drama starring Andy Lau and Deannie Yip about an elderly housekeeper and the employer who comes to look after her. Ah Tao (Yip) has served movie producer Roger (Lau)'s family for generations. When Ah Tao has a stroke Roger, who is now the only member of his family left in Hong Kong, helps her achieve her wish of leaving her job and finding a place in a nursing home. Roger continues to look out for her and their relationship grows even stronger
Saving Mr. Wu ( visu )
10 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in Chinese and held by 197 libraries worldwide
In this suspenseful crime thriller, Mr. Wu, a Hong Kong movie star, is kidnapped by six unpredictable criminals disguised as police officers. The story is based on the 2004 real life celebrity kidnapping case in China
What women want by Chen Daming( visu )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Zigang Sun is a chauvinistic executive who is passed over for a promotion at his advertising agency. Instead, Yilong Li is hired to develop advertising campaigns targeted toward women. But, in a comedic twist of fate, Sun gains the ability to hear what women are thinking. He uses his new power to become an expert on women and to advance his career. But his new gift leads him toward a relationship with his once-office-rival, and changes his outlook on what's important in life and love
Detective Dee and the mystery of the phantom flame by Hark Tsui( visu )
37 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 163 libraries worldwide
A series of mysterious deaths involving internal combustion is threatening to derail the coronation of Empress Wu. To ensure the royal event goes off without a hitch, the soon-to-be Empress takes former dissident/brilliant detective Dee out of jail to investigate the case with her loyal aide. However, the investigation is threatened almost immediately by assassins in the shadows, a detour into a mysterious underground market, and a sacred temple
Feng bao ( visu )
17 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Chinese and Vietnamese and held by 158 libraries worldwide
A well armed crew of seasoned criminals heist another bank and armored car with high-powered weapons. Police Chief Liu understands he must now use extreme tactics to stop the criminals
Mo gong = A battle of wits by Zhiliang Zhang( visu )
23 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 126 libraries worldwide
"A Battle of Wits is based on a popular Manga series, BOKKO (Mak Gong), about China's harrowing warlord period. An epic film with lavish scenery and great action. In 370 B.C., China was separated as seven nations and several other small tribes, one of these being the city state of Liang. The nation of Zhao is led by the terrifying prime commander Xiang Yangzhong who orders his troops to launch an attack on Liang in a bid to conquer the small city. Leaping to the defence of the cowed people of Liang is a warrior who goes by the name of 'Ge Li' from the Mo-Tsu tribe (Mozi Family/School of Mozi), renowned for its defensive skills. He is their last hope as the terrors of Yangzhong's troops are unleashed. The future of Liang now hangs in the balance, with all their hopes pinned on the mysterious Mo-Tsu warrior Ge Li ..."--Container
Protege by Dongsheng Er( visu )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 122 libraries worldwide
An undercover policeman infiltrates a major drug ring and works his way to the position of heir apparent. When the leader of the syndicate becomes ill, the lure of power and money cause him to question his true identity
Wu jian dao III : zhong ji wu jian = Infernal affairs III by Zhaohui Mai( visu )
33 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Chinese and Undetermined and held by 112 libraries worldwide
In the third installment of the series, officer Lau must contend with a marriage on the skids, an internal investigation, and a young cop who reminds him of himself. The pressure, and fear of his identity being exposed, leads him to consider a new life
 
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Andy
Andy 1961-....
Andy Lau
Andy Lau 1961-
Andy Lau acteur et chanteur hongkongais
Andy Lau actor y cantante de Hong Kong
Andy Lau attore e cantante cinese
Andy Lau Chinees acteur
Andy Lau Hong Kong actor and singer
Andy Lau Schauspieler, Filmproduzent und Sänger aus Hongkong
Andy Lau Tak-wah 1961-
Fok Wing Lau.
Lau, Andy
Lau, Andy 1961-
Làu Dáik-huà
Lau, Fok Wing.
Lau Fok Wing 1961-
Lau, Tak Wa
Lau Tak Wa 1961-....
Lau, Tak Wah
Lau Tak Wah 1961-....
Lau, Tak Wah Andy 1961-
Lâu Tek-hoâ
Liu De Hua 1961-
Liu, Dehua
Liú Déhuá 1961-
Liu, Te-hua 1961-
Liu, Wah-Kee 1961-
Lưu Đức Hoa
Lưu Đức Hoa 1961-
Лау, Энди
Энди Лау
أندي لاو
اندی لاو تهیه‌کننده، مجری تلویزیونی، بازیگر، و خواننده هنگ کنگی
หลิว เต๋อหัว
유덕화
アンディ・ラウ
劉, 德華 1961-
劉華, 1961-
刘德华
劉德華 1961-
劉德華 香港演員及歌手
劉德華 香港演員同歌手
劉天王, 1961-
華Dee, 1961-
華仔, 1961-
華弟, 1961-
慧果, 1961-
Languages
Chinese (497)
English (56)
German (10)
French (8)
Italian (5)
Spanish (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Vietnamese (3)
Mandar (2)
Japanese (1)
Mandingo (1)
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