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Yeoh, Michelle 1963-

Overview
Works: 232 works in 746 publications in 8 languages and 17,582 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Martial arts films  Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Michelle Yeoh
Publications by Michelle Yeoh
Most widely held works about Michelle Yeoh
 
Most widely held works by Michelle Yeoh
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon by Ang Lee( visu )
99 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 3,419 libraries worldwide
Set in 19th-century China, two master warriors are faced with their greatest challenge when the treasured Green Destiny sword is stolen. A young aristocratic woman prepares for an arranged marriage, but soon reveals her superior fighting talents and her romantic past. As each warrior battles for justice, they come face-to-face with their worst enemy, and the enduring power of love
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall( visu )
35 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,916 libraries worldwide
In 1929, a poor fisherman sells his 9-year-old daughter to a geisha house in Kyoto. Chiyo will be an unpaid servant until it is determined if she is beautiful enough for apprenticeship, and the house's clientèle. Run by Mother, the ruling geisha is Hatsumomo, and little Pumpkin her only friend. Trained under strict discipline for a lifetime of entertaining and flattering wealthy men, Sayuri grows up lovely, accomplished, and the target of jealous rivals. Love is no part of this cloistered world, although geisha lore hints that even if they fall in love with clients--the operative word is client, and that love is never free
Kung fu panda 2 by Jack Black( visu )
14 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,883 libraries worldwide
Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five. But Po's new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. Po must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins in order to able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed
Tomorrow never dies by Roger Spottiswoode( visu )
42 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 1,865 libraries worldwide
Pierce Brosnan returns as Agent 007, stepping in to prevent World War III when a ruthless media tycoon tries to destabilise the world economy by orchestrating a deadly standoff between world superpowers
The mummy ( visu )
9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,507 libraries worldwide
Alex O'Connell sets out to find the tomb of the evil Emperor Han. When he finds it Alex is tricked into awakening the ruler from eternal slumber, and the reckless young archaeologist must seek the help of the only people who know more than he does about taking down the undead: his parents. This time, the O'Connells must stop a mummy that has awoken from a 2,000-year-old curse who threatens to plunge the world into his merciless, unending service. As the monarch roars back to life, the O'Connell's find his quest for world domination has only intensified over the millennia
Sunshine by Danny Boyle( visu )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and French and held by 842 libraries worldwide
It is the year 2057, the sun is dying and mankind faces extinction. Earth's last hope rests with a courageous crew of eight men and women on a mission to ignite the fading star with a massive nuclear weapon. Deep into their voyage, out of radio contact with Earth, their mission begins to unravel and they find themselves fighting not only for their lives, but for the future of us all
Babylon A.D by Mathieu Kassovitz( visu )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 752 libraries worldwide
In a dystopian kill-or-be-killed future, a Russian mobster hires ruthless mercenary Toorop to smuggle a mysterious young woman named Aurora and her caretaker from a convent in post-apocalyptic Russia to the glittering megalopolis of New York City. But as the trio flee to safety, Toorop discovers deadly secrets about Aurora involving a doomsday cult
The children of Huang Shi ( visu )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Set in the 1930's in war-torn China and inspired by true events. George Hogg is a young Englishman who leads sixty orphaned boys on an extraordinary journey of almost a thousand miles across the snow-bound Liu Pan Shan mountains to safety on the edge of the Mongolian desert. During his journey, George learns to rely on the support of Chen, the leader of a Chinese partisan group who becomes his closest friend. He soon finds himself falling in love with the Australian adventurer Lee, an unsentimental nurse. Along the way, Hogg befriends Madame Wang, an aristocratic survivor who has also been displaced by war. She helps the young Englishman, his friends and their sixty war orphans make their way to safety near the western end of the Great Wall of China
The lady by Luc Besson( visu )
28 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and French and held by 540 libraries worldwide
This is the story of Aung San Suu Kyi and her husband, Michael Aris. Despite distance, long separations, and a dangerously hostile regime, their love endures until the very end. A story of devotion and human understanding set against a background of political turmoil which continues today
Supercop ( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 460 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!
Tai chi master by Wo-ping Yuen( visu )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 293 libraries worldwide
Two best friends are expelled from the legendary Shaolin temple, only to meet once again against each other on the battlefield
Far north by Asif Kapadia( visu )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and French and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Epic thriller about a battle for survival, unexpected passion, and the temptation of revenge. Haunted by a violent past, Saiva and Anja share an isolated, brutal existence in the desolate Arctic tundra
Wo hu cang long Crouching tiger, hidden dragon by Ang Lee( visu )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 183 libraries worldwide
In 19th-century China, dedicated martial arts warrior Li Mu Bai is preparing to retire. He gives his magical 400-year-old sword, Green Destiny, to his partner in arms Shu Lien to entrust to nobleman Sir Te. Soon after, Green Destiny is stolen by a lithe young thief with knowledge of Wudan, the sacred, secret martial art of Li Mu Bai's sect. It turns out the thief is Jen, the daughter of the provincial governor, who chafes at the thought of the marriage her parents have arranged for her. Jen's governess and mentor is none other than Jade Fox, a legendary thief who murdered Li Mu Bai's master and stole his training manual. What follows is a tale of fighting and revenge, redemption and love
Su Qier True legend by Xun Zhou( visu )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 175 libraries worldwide
A well-respected martial arts teacher and a good husband and father, Su Can's journey begins when his vengeful brother, Yuan, returns from war. Seeking revenge from a dark family history, Yuan, armed with the Five Venom Fist, destroys Su Can's family and ultimately his dignity. Reduced to a beggar, Su Can finds apprenticeship from Lord Wushu and adapts to a new form of martial arts, the Drunken Fist. Eventually, Su Can returns home to claim retribution and his family honor
Heroic trio by Johnny To( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 159 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
Supercop 2 ( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
As a crime wave sweeps through Hong Kong, the police call on Jessica, a rising star in their ranks, to help stop a notorious gang of thieves; what Jessica doesn't realize is that her boyfriend is the leader of this ruthless crime ring
Silver Hawk ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Lulu Wong lives a double life. She is part urban social butterfly and part vigilante superhero. Armed with ancient hand-to-hand fighting techniques and high tech hardware, Lulu is a beautiful masked millionaire battling to defeat a greedy entrepreneur intent on enslaving the world
Memorias de una geisha Memoirs of a geisha ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
En 1929, una nIña muy pobre llamada Chiyo, es vendida a una casa de geishas en el distrito de Dyoto Gion y sujeta a un cruel tratamiento de parte de los propietarios y la jefa de las geishas Hatsumomo. Su deslumbrante belleza, provoca los celos de Hatsumomo, y es rescatada por la tremenda rival de Hatsumomo, Mameha. Bajo la protección de Mameha, Chiyo se convierte en una geisha bellísima llamada Sayuri, entrenada en todas las habilidades artísticas y sociales que una geisha debe tener para sobrevivir en esa sociedad. Como una famosa geisha, entra en una sociedad de riqueza, privilegios e intrigas políticas
Song jia huang chao The Soong sisters by Wanting Zhang( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 73 libraries worldwide
"The end of Qing dynasty, the Soong issters--Ai-ling, Ching-ling and May-ling became legends in their own time. One loved money, one loved power, and one loved her contry. Their lives were intercoven into the turbulent history of modern China. Ching-ling married to Dr. Sun who led the 1911 revolution and she embarked on a long journey of vagrant life ..."--Container
Jian yu Reign of assassins by Zhaobin Su( visu )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Directed by Su Chao-pin and produced by internationally acclaimed John Woo, Reign of Assassins is a wuxia-style martial arts actioner, laced with suspense, romance, and revenge. Set in Ming Dynasty China, a retired top assassin is atoning for her past and trying to live a normal life. But the past comes back to haunt her as the Dark Stone, a team of deadly assassins, offers a handsome reward for her capture
 
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Alternative Names
Chu-Kheng, Yeoh, 1963-
Khan, Michelle
Khan, Michelle, 1962-
Khan, Michelle, 1963-
Kheng Chu Yeoh.
Yang zi qiong 1962-
Yang, Ziqiong
Yang, Ziqiong 1962-
Yang, Ziqiong, 1963-
Yangziqiong 1962-
Yeoh, Chu-Kheng.
Yeoh, Chu-Kheng, 1962-
Yeoh, Chu-Kheng, 1963-
Yeung, Chi-King
Yeung Chi King 1962-....
楊 紫瓊 1962-....
楊紫瓊, 1963-
Languages
English (209)
Chinese (94)
German (17)
Spanish (12)
French (11)
Multiple languages (2)
Hebrew (1)
Mandingo (1)
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