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Chow, Yun-fat

Overview
Works: 456 works in 1,968 publications in 14 languages and 21,108 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Martial arts films  Comedy films  History  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Wo hu cang long = Wo hu cang long = Crouching tiger, hidden dragon by Ang Lee( visu )
153 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 3,711 libraries worldwide
Two master warriors are faced with their greatest challenge when the treasured Green Destiny sword is stolen. A young aristocrat prepares for an arranged marriage, but soon reveals her superior fighting talents and her deeply romantic past. As each warrior battles for justice, they come face to face with their worst enemy--and the inescapable, enduring power of love
Pirates of the Caribbean by Gore Verbinski( visu )
47 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,317 libraries worldwide
After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, who is trapped in Davy Jones' Locker, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. All pirates will stand together and make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company
Anna and the King by Andy Tennant( visu )
69 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,764 libraries worldwide
English schoolteacher Anna Leonowens has traveled to Siam to educate the 58 children of King Mongkut. Each has preconceived ideas about the other's world. Amid the danger of political unrest, their respect for each other turns into something more
Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia by Yimou Zhang( visu )
42 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,459 libraries worldwide
China, Later Tang Dynasty, 10th Century. On the eve of the Chong Yang Festival, golden flowers fill the Imperial Palace. The Emperor returns unexpectedly with his second son, Prince Jai. His pretext is to celebrate the holiday with his family, but given the chilled relations between the Emperor and the ailing Empress, this seems disingenuous. For many years, the Empress and Crown Prince Wan, her stepson, have had an illicit liaison. Feeling trapped, Prince Wan dreams of escaping the palace with his secret love Chan, the Imperial Doctor's daughter. Meanwhile, faithful son Prince Jai, grows worried over the Empress's health and her obsession with golden chrysanthemums. The Emperor harbors equally clandestine plans and the Imperial Doctor is the only one privy to his machinations. When the Emperor senses a looming threat, he relocates the doctor's family from the Palace to a remote area. They are attacked by mysterious assassins and Chan and her mother are forced back to the palace. Their return sets off a tumultuous sequence of dark surprises. Amid the glamour and grandeur of the festival, ugly secrets are revealed. As the Imperial Family continues its elaborate charade in a palatial setting, thousands of golden armored warriors charge the palace
Bulletproof monk by Paul Hunter( visu )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 874 libraries worldwide
A monk travels the world to protect an ancient scroll that holds the key to unlimited power. He needs to train a new scroll keeper, which he finds in a street-wise punk that saves him from capture
Hard-boiled by John Woo( visu )
61 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 809 libraries worldwide
The film is followed by the original theatrical trailer and an interview with John Woo
Die xue shuang xiong The killer by John Woo( visu )
106 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 732 libraries worldwide
"An undercover cop sent to infiltrate a notorious crime ring, Ko Chow (Chow Yun-Fat) must replace a fellow officer who was killed in a violent confrontation. But, as he earns the trust of the syndicate, he develops a tight friendship with one of the thieves. Then, when a planned heist turns into a bolldy shoot-out with police, suspicions arise about who could be the informant!"
Dragonball evolution by Xingchi Zhou( visu )
31 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Goku is a powerful warrior who protects the Earth from an endless stream of rogues bent on dominating the universe and controlling the mystical objects known as Dragon Balls. In order to fulfill his adoptive grandfather's dying request, Goku seeks to find the great master Roshi and gather all seven Dragon Balls, of which he has one. He must get all seven in order to prevent the evil Lord Piccolo from succeeding in his desire to use the Dragon Balls to take over the world
The children of Huang Shi by Roger Spottiswoode( visu )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 641 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 replacement killers by Antoine Fuqua( visu )
32 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 585 libraries worldwide
After he betrays Mr. Wei, the ruthless crime boss who hired him to avenge his son's death, professional killer John Lee goes on the run. Enlisting the aid of document forger Meg Coburn, Lee attempts to return to his family in China before they are victimized by his betrayal
Rang zi dan fei by Wen Jiang( visu )
29 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
"Set in China during the 1920s, notorious bandit chief Zhang descends upon a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor, an identity that he had hijacked from Old Tang, himself a small-time imposter. Hell-bent on making a fast buck, Zhang soon meets his match in the tyrannical local gentry Huang as a deadly battle of wit and brutality ensues"--Container
The Corruptor ( visu )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 469 libraries worldwide
"A hard-hitting tale of deception, violence and betrayal in New Yok City's Chinatown."--Container
Kongzi = Confucius by Mei Hu( visu )
32 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 418 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
A better tomorrow by John Woo( visu )
61 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Two brothers are torn by their loyalties to their partners and to each other
Shanghai by Mikael Håfström( visu )
35 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Nothing is what it seems in this international thriller set in 1941 in the ancient Chinese city of Shanghai, a week before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour. US Secret Agent Paul Soames arrives in Shanghai to investigate the murder of his best friend, only to become immersed in a web of conspiracy and lies that beset the city. Before long Soames finds himself in an affair with Anna, a gangster's wife. As national loyalties are traded, Soames must race to solve the mystery, and with Anna, make it out of China before Shanghai's collapse.--From container
Tong que tai ( visu )
24 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A Three Kingdoms-era palace and fortress filled with murderous intrigue. Everyone had their reasons for wanting Cao Cao dead, a character that was none other than the Three Kingdoms' most notorious warlord
Deng dai li ming = Hong Kong 1941 by Po Chih Leong( visu )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Set against a backdrop of the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong from 1941 to 1945, this highly acclaimed film reveals the harrowing effects of a conflict that shattered the dreams of a nation during almost four years of bitter repression
The killer ( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Jeffrey is The Killer, hired by the mob for one last job. Lee is the relentless cop trying to stop the killer at any cost. The two enemies form a strange and powerful bond that blurs the lines between good and evil
Da Shanghai ( visu )
13 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Cheng Daqi is framed by the police chief and sent to prison. He escapes from prison with his cellmate and works his way up in the mob. Cheng becomes the most powerful mob boss in Shanghai and must rule and empire
Zong heng si hai = Once a thief by John Woo( visu )
30 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Joe, Jim and Cherie have been partners in crime ever since their childhoods spent on the streets stealing to survive. Now world-class art thieves, their relationships and lives are put on the line when they agree to one last mission: steal a multi-million dollar painting for a mysterious client who's bent on revenge
 
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Alternative Names
Čau Jun-Fat
Châu Nhuận Phát
Chou, Jun-fa.
Chou, Jun-fa 1955-
Chow, Amon 1955-
Chow, Yuen Fat 1955-
Chow, Yun-fat
Chow, Yun-Fat 1955-
Chow Yun-fat acteur hong-kongais
Chow Yun-fat attore cinese
Chow Yun-Fat Chinees acteur
Chow Yun-fat Hong Kong actor
Chow Yun-Fat hongkong-chinesischer Schauspieler
Chow Yun Fat kinesisk skådespelare
Chow Yun-Fat kinesisk skuespiller
Chu, Yun-bal 1955-
Chu, Yunbal 1955-
Çou Yun Fat
Çov Yun Fat
Çow YUnʹfat
Džou Žuņfa
Fa Ren Zhou.
Fat, Chow Yun 1955-
Ju, Yunbal 1955-
Jun-fa Chou.
Shū, Junhatsu
Shu, Junhatsu 1955-
Yun-fat Chow.
Yun-fat, Chow, 1955-
Zhou, Ren Fa.
Zhou Run Fa 1955-....
Zhou, Runfa.
Zhou, Runfa 1955-
Τσόου Γιούν-Φατ
Чау Јун-Фат
Чоу Юн-Фат
Чоу Юньфат
Юньфат Чоу
Չոու Յուն Ֆատ
צ'או יון-פאט
تشاو ين فات
تشوۋ يۋنفات
چو یون فات بازیگر چینی
चाव युन
சொவ் யுன் ஃபட்
โจว เหวินฟะ
주윤발
주윤발 1955-
シュウ, ジュンハツ 1955-
チョー, ユンファ
チョウ・ユンファ
周, 潤發 1955-...
周潤發
周潤發 1955-
周潤發 香港男演員
梁普智
Languages
Chinese (436)
English (322)
Spanish (30)
French (23)
German (20)
Multiple languages (8)
Turkish (5)
Italian (4)
Mandar (2)
Manx (2)
Esperanto (1)
Hebrew (1)
Catalan (1)
Mandingo (1)
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