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Cen, Jianxun 1952-

Overview
Works: 55 works in 118 publications in 3 languages and 600 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Biographical films  Martial arts films  Comedy films  Romance films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Singer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997.2,
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Jianxun Cen
Publications by Jianxun Cen
Most widely held works about Jianxun Cen
 
Most widely held works by Jianxun Cen
Kongzi by Mei Hu( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Confucius is a leader whose wisdom and cunning were more powerful than any sword. In a sweeping battlefield epic, Confucius finds his land threatened by the fires of war. After leading the nation's most powerful army to victory against hordes of invaders, the new hero finds even greater danger in the jealous eyes of the aristocrats he fought to protect
Deng dai li ming Hong Kong 1941 ( visu )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 149 libraries worldwide
On the eve of the Japanese invasion in 1941. After arriving from the North, Chow befriends a local coolie. Their friendship is tested when they both fall in love with a terminally ill girl whom Chow saved from the streets. In the end, one of them will make the ultimate sacrifice
Qiu tian di tong hua an Autumn's tale by Wanting Zhang( visu )
16 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Jennifer from Hong Kong dreamed about coming to the United States to join her boyfriend and study in the same college. However, his boyfriend has had another girlfriend. That broke Jennifer's heart. A young man from Chinatown youth group helped her to go through the difficult time. She experienced a new immigrant's life in the United States
Qi wang King of chess ( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Two stories linked by a chess theme: A young gifted chess player in Taipei has to beat his opponent in order to get himself out of trouble, and in China a chess enthusiast has to win in a tournament to avoid being sent to a labour camp during the Cultural Revolution
Passion ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Sylvia and Cora, both were widow, had been good friends for many years. One shiny afternoon, when they had a chat at a country club, picture after picture of the past came to fore and the love affairs between Sylivia and Cora's husband George was touched upon. Whom did George love most? Cora? Sylvia? Anyway, bygones are bygones. Sylvia and Cora were still best friends
Legacy of rage ( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 17 libraries worldwide
A man who has spent eight years in prison for a crime he didn't commit seeks revenge on the one who framed him and tried to seduce his girlfriend
Zhonghua zhan shi Magnificent warriors ( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Michelle Yeoh plays a fearless soldier of fortune in World War II Mongolia, heroically trying to save a small village from the approaching Japanese army
Huang jia shi jie Yes, Madam ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in Chinese and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Martial arts film that revolves around stolen microfilm containing police evidence of a crime involving a big Hong Kong crime consortium. The police send two women, Yang and Spencer, to track down the thief and the consortium sends a killer to retrieve the microfilm
Sha shou hu die meng My heart is that eternal rose ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The triangular relationship between Lap, Rick and Cheung is the backbone of this film. Lap's father was once a triad; he retired and opened a bar near seashore. Rick worked there and was a couple with Lap. Forced by an old partner, Lap's father assisted in trafficking of illegal immigrants, with Rick as the driver. They got into trouble and Rick fled to Philippines. To rescue his father, Lap became the mistress of Godfather Shen. Cheung was her driver and loved her deeply. Six years later, Rick became a professional assassinator and returned to Hong Kong for a job. He met Lap, and Lap decided to leave Godfather Shen. Of course Godfather Shen wouldn't let his woman get away from him. Cheung helped them to exile. Lap, Rick and Cheung united to confront Godfather Shen and his followers. A bloody gun battle began
Wheels on meals by Samo Hung( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Buddies Thomas and David drive a high-tech lunch truck in Spain, where they get mixed up with a femme fatale and a novice detective, setting the stage for lightning-fast martial arts and wild car chases through the streets of Barcelona.--Container
Zhong yi qun ying = Seven warriors ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in Chinese and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Chinese villagers recruit seven brave mercenary warriors to defend against evil invaders beset on stealing and destroying everything in the city
Ba liang jin Eight taels of gold ( visu )
in Chinese and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"A New York Chinese taxi driver nicknamed Ba Leung Kam (Eight Tales of Gold) returns to his hometown in China, with the discovery that his family has moved to Taishan. He asks his Wu Tsui Po, one of his childhood mates whom he didn't get along with, to lead the way. In the journey they go through a series of encounters which trigger their deep down feelings for each other. This film is one of the few non-action titles at which Sammo Hung is starring."--Container
Sheng dan qi yu jie liang yuan It's a drink! it's a bomb ( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in Chinese and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Royal warriors ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Yeoh plays Michelle, a Hong Kong policewoman who manages to thwart a hijacking attempt with the help of a Japanese Interpol agent (Henry Sanada) and an air security officer Michael (Michael Wong). Two of the hijackers are killed and their remaining friend vows revenge
Zui hou sheng li Final victory by Jiaming Tan( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Kong Zi = Confucius by Mei Hu( visu )
2 editions published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
"Screen legend Chow Yun-fat stars as Confucius in the inspiring, action-packed saga of a leader whose wisdom and cunning were more powerful than any sword. In a sweeping battlefield epic, Confucius finds his land threatened by the fires of war. After leading the nation's most powerful army to victory against hordes of invaders, the new hero finds even greater danger in the jealous eyes of the aristocrats he fought to protect."--Container
Qi mou miao ji wu fu xing Winners and sinners ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Chinese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
See summary in Chinese
Hong Kong 1941 = Dang doi lai ming by Po Chih Leong( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
On the eve of the Japanese invasion in 1941, a young man arriving from the north befriends a local coolie. Their friendship is tested when they both fall in love with a terminally ill girl. In the end, one of them will make the ultimate sacrifice
Tie jia wu di Maliya I love Maria ( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in Chinese and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The Hero Gang is terrorizing Hong Kong with killer robots, Pioneers 1 and 2. While Pioneer 1 looks like an oridinary robot, Pioneer 2 has been modelled on Maria, the gang's number 2 thug. When Pioneer 2 is captured during a mission to kill an outcast gang member, an inventor on the police force changes her programming. This new code causes Pioneer 2 to develop her own personality and become an ally for good
Xia cu da zhang fu Goodbye darling ( visu )
3 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A man misunderstands his doctor and thinks he is going to die. He starts to arrange an honest man for his wife and causes a serie of jokes
 
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Alternative Names
Cen, Jianxun 1952-
John Shum Hong Kong actor and film producer
Sham, John.
Sham, John 1952-
Sham, Kin-Fun.
Sham, Kin-Fun 1952-
Shum, John.
Shum, John 1952-
천젠쉰
岑建勳
岑建勳 1952-
Languages
Chinese (70)
Spanish (5)
English (2)
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