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Gong, Li 1965-

Overview
Works: 142 works in 1,349 publications in 13 languages and 19,969 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Police films  Horror films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Li Gong
Publications by Li Gong
Most widely held works by Li Gong
Memoirs of a geisha by Arthur Golden( visu )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,159 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
Raise the red lantern Da hong deng long gao gao gua by Yimou Zhang( visu )
131 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,977 libraries worldwide
In 1920's China, women had few options. So following the death of her father, Songlian, a beautiful nineteen-year-old college student agrees to marry a wealthy nobleman. She is to be wife number four at his estate, where daily life revolves around an ancient family custom: the master raises a red lantern outside the house of the wife with whom he desires to spend the night. On the surface, there is harmony between the wives, but trapped inside their gilded cages, with nothing to do but compete for their husband's favor, the four women are drawn into a web of petty rivalries that soon escalate into treachery
Bawang bie ji Farewell my concubine by Kaige Chen( visu )
126 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,755 libraries worldwide
This drama centres on the lives of two stars from the Peking Opera, who find themselves entwined in the turbulence of 20th century China
Huo zhe by Yimou Zhang( visu )
110 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,490 libraries worldwide
Tras abandonar su casa y a su familia por deudas de juego, un hombre rehace su vida como titiritero hasta que es arrastrado por la revolución de Mao. Cuando consigue volver con su mujer y sus hijos todo habrá cambiado
Miami vice by Michael Mann( visu )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,462 libraries worldwide
Ricardo Tubbs lives with Bronx-born Intel analyst Trudy. The two work undercover transporting drug loads into South Florida to identify a group responsible for three murders. Sonny Crockett is undercover working with the supplier of the South Florida group. He becomes romantically involved with Isabella, the Chinese-Cuban wife of an arms and drugs trafficker. The intensity of the case pushes Crockett and Tubbs out onto the edge. Identity and fabrication become blurred, a place where cop and player become one
Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia by Yimou Zhang( visu )
48 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,385 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
The road home by Yimou Zhang( visu )
75 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
"Somewhere in a small village in China, 1920 ..." the miserly proprietor of a cloth dyeing factory buys his third wife, Ju Dou, to bear him the heir he craves for. The beautiful young woman is cruelly beaten as penance for the old man's impotence & so turns to his nephew for protection. They become lovers & Ju Dou's consequent pregnancy further tangles the web of treachery & deception
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
89 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,106 libraries worldwide
"The result is an unqualified triumph."--New York Times
Hannibal rising by Peter Webber( visu )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 993 libraries worldwide
After young Hannibal is forced to watch his little sister, Mischa, being devoured by starving soldiers in his Lithuania homeland. Hannibal vows to avenge his sister's death by slaying those who committed not only war crimes against the Lecters, but also against other families during WW II. Hannibal's revenge plan includes his cannibalism to justify his insatiable appetite for human flesh. Hannibal excels in his medical school classes dissecting cadavers. Complications arise when Hannibal interacts with his sexy Aunt, Lady Murasaki. Murasaki educates him in the art of beheading and Hannibal learns that his sword fetish is a manifestation of physical lust
The story of Qiu Ju Qiuju da guan si by Yuanbin Chen( visu )
49 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 989 libraries worldwide
A stoic peasant woman demands an apology when her husband is kicked in the groin by the village chief. But the chief is a proud man sho refuses to apologize, sending her on a futile trek through the complicated Chinese court system
Hong gao liang Red sorghum by Yimou Zhang( visu )
84 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 889 libraries worldwide
Set during the Sino-Japanese war in the barren wilderness of Northern China, it's the simple story of how an offscreen narrator's grandparents came to meet and fall in love
Jing Ke ci Qin wang The emperor and the assassin by Kaige Chen( visu )
49 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 764 libraries worldwide
A lady agrees to help her lover with an assassination plot that he believes will unite all of China's seven kingdoms into one magnificent empire
Yao a yao, yao dao wai po qiao Shanghai triad by Yimou Zhang( visu )
67 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 726 libraries worldwide
A young boy fresh from the countryside is assigned to serve the girlfriend of an organized crime boss. A bloody assault forces the wounded boss and his assistants to a remote island, where they re-group and plan their strategy of revenge. Meanwhile, his girlfriend befriends the boy and two naive neighbors with tragic results
Feng yue by Kaige Chen( visu )
46 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 464 libraries worldwide
This is a captivationg story of a beautiful young woman, her seductive lover and their struggle for power, passion and revenge
Chinese box by Wayne Wang( visu )
47 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 366 libraries worldwide
John, a British journalist living in Hong Kong, falls in love with Vivian, a bartender with a jaded past. Vivian is eager to secure her position in Hong Kong society and wants her successful boyfriend Chang to marry her. When Chang proves to be indecisive about their relationship, Vivian turns to John. Giving into their feelings for a brief but passionate affair, they now face inevitable change and unexpected obstacles
Zhou Yu de huo che Zhou Yu's train by Beicun( visu )
26 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 310 libraries worldwide
"Twice a week, Zhou Yu, a beautiful artisan, takes the train to faraway Chongyang, where she indulges in a torrid affair with Chen Ching, her poet-lover. United by their passion, he finds in Zhou the ultimate muse, while she believes Chen to be her ideal soul mate. But accompanying Zhou on her lonely train rides are two individuals who threaten to derail her romantic idyll: Zhang Qiang, a young doctor hopelessly obsessed with her, and Xiu, a mysterious young woman who bares a striking resemblance to Zhou and seems to be following her every move"--Container
Shanghai by mikael hafstrom ( '10 ) movie( visu )
18 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Nothing is what it seems in this Casablanca-style international thriller set in the ancient Chinese city a week before the attack on Pearl Harbor. U.S. Secret Agent Paul Soames has just arrived to investigate the murder of his best friend, only to become quickly immersed in a web of conspiracy and lies that beset the city. Shadowed by a Japanese intelligence officer Tanaka, Soames₂ investigation quickly centers on a charismatic local gangster, Anthony Lanting
Chinese opera by Jessica Tan Gudnason( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Eros by Kar-wai Wong( visu )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 202 libraries worldwide
A three-part anthology film about love and sexuality: a menage-a-trois between a couple and a young woman on the coast of Tuscany; an advertising executive under enormous pressure at work, delves into the possible reasons why his stress seems to manifest itself in a recurring erotic dream; and a story of unrequited love about a beautiful, 1960s high-end call girl in an impossible affair with her young tailor
A soul haunted by painting Hua Hun ( visu )
25 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in Chinese and held by 200 libraries worldwide
In the late 1920s, a woman painter specialising in nude painting returns from France to China to teach her skills but finds that the art form is being heavily condemned by the general public and the government. In dismay, she leaves her husband several years later and returns to France to pursue her career
 
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Alternative Names
Củng Lợi
Gong 1965- Li
Gong Li
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Gong Li actrice et chanteuse
Gong Li actriz de orixe chinesa
Gong Li attrice cinese
Gong Li Chinees acteur
Gong Li Chinees actrice
Gong Li Chinese Singaporean actress
Gong Li Chinesisch-singapurische Schauspielerin
Gong Li kinesisk skådespelare
Gong Li kinesisk skuespiller
Gung Lee 1965-....
Gwn Lï
Kióng Lāi
Kung Li
Kung, Li 1965-
Li, Gong
Li, Gong 1965-
Γκονγκ Λι
Гун Ли
Гун Лі
גונג לי
جونج لي
گونگ لی بازیگر چینی
گۋن لىي
कोंग ली
गोङ ली
กง ลี่
궁리
コン・リー
宮丽 1965-
巩 俐 1965-....
鞏俐
鞏俐 1965-
鞏利 1965-
Languages
Chinese (751)
English (143)
German (69)
Spanish (55)
French (33)
Italian (11)
Mandingo (7)
Japanese (3)
Vietnamese (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Mandar (1)
Catalan (1)
Tai [Other] (1)
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