WorldCat Identities

Chao, Winston

Overview
Works: 115 works in 318 publications in 5 languages and 4,179 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Action and adventure films  History  Historical films  Detective and mystery films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Winston Chao
Yin shi nan nü = Eat drink man woman by Ang Lee( Visual )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a master chef and his three adult daughters, all of whom are seeking love and happiness in different ways
The wedding banquet = Xi yan by Ang Lee( Visual )

59 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Taiwanese gay man living in Manhattan agrees to a marriage of convenience with a mainland Chinese woman in need of a green card. His parents are thrilled, and fly to the States to help him plan a lavish wedding banquet
1911( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a country torn by greed and power, a most unlikely hero emerges."
Zhong Kui fu mo : Xue yao mo ling Zhongkui = Zhongkui : Snow girl and the dark crystal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Chinese and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zhong Kui is a fabled warrior with mysterious powers who is forced to conquer the realms of Heaven and Hell to save his people and the woman he loves
1911 : revolution by Li Zhang( Visual )

25 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of the 20th century, China is in a state of crisis. The country is split into warring factions, the citizens are starving, and recent political reforms have made matters worse, not better. In a country torn by greed and power, a most unlikely hero emerges
Yin shi nan nü by Ang Lee( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in Chinese and English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Centered on a father and his three unmarried daughters living in modern day Taiwan where each Sunday, as is their tradition, they gather around the table to share a meal, stories and digest the wisdom of their all-knowing father."--Back of container
Hong mei gui bai mei gui = Red rose white rose by Stanley Kwan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man has an affair with his friend's alluring wife. To protect his reputation, he marries a proper, respectable woman he does not love
Snow girl and the dark crystal( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Chinese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zhong Kui is a fabled warrior with mysterious powers who is forced to conquer the realms of Heaven and Hell to save his people and the woman he loves
Jin tian bu hui jia = Tonight nobody goes home by Aijia Zhang( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a middle-aged couple and their midlife sexual straying. First, the husband dates his granddaughter's teacher, which upsets his daughter. Then, the wife falls in love with a notorious gigolo, upsetting her son
Skiptrace( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For years, by-the-book Hong Kong detective Bennie Chan (Jackie Chan) has tried to avenge his partner's murder at the hands of a drug lord. When Bennie learns that freewheeling American gambler Connor Watts (Johnny Knoxville) has the evidence he needs, he teams up with Connor to get justice. It's a race against the clock as this unlikely pair embark on an entertaining and perilous adventure that spans from the mountains of Mongolia to the dunes of the Gobi desert."--Jbhifi.com.au
Kabali( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Tamil and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Indian Independence, many Tamils from South India were sent to Malaysia as indentured laborers. Kabali, the protagonist, fights this oppression. After a lengthy imprisonment, he is more determined than ever to fight for his people
Shanghai wang shi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thunderstorm by She Lao( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in Chinese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman falls in love with her husban's son by another marriage. The son tries to get away from the relationship by turning his attention to a housemaid. The family discovers the housemaid is the daughter of the husband's first wife. This leads to a family crisis
Zi shu = intimate by Caini Yang( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young owner of a silk factory rescues a troubled woman, and they share their romances, reflecting the experience of women during the 40's
Wo yao huo xia qu = I want to go on living by Guang qi wen hua shi ye sheng ming jiao yu gong zuo shi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman gives up hope of marrying her first love and makes a deal to marry an older man. She goes to England with him and he agrees to take care of her grandmother
Ran shao de gang wan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Japanese occupies Hong Kong and take over the ship Mary Aunt, the ship is forced arriving in the Death Island. The captain Hongda, his staff, and a foreign technician Meisen are arrested as laborers. They are forced to repair the Japanese submarine base and are treated really bad. Later, the captain teams up with Meisen, leads the laborers escaping from Japanese base and return to Hong Kong
Da Ming gong ci = Palace of desire : san shi qi ji dian shi lian xu ju( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 37-episode television series, portraying Wu Zetian, Empress of the Tang dynasty, and her daughter, Princess of Peace, recounts the two women's political ambitions and endeavors, as well as their personal losses and despairs in the political conflicts and power struggles
Da Tang Furong Yuan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary in vernacular field only
Tan qing shuo ai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film described three stories that seem independent but connected. When young men met with women, they have different thougnt and feeling for love and marriage
Da guo yi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Yin shi nan nü = Eat drink man woman
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Alternative Names
Chao, Wen-hsuan

Chao Wen-Hsuan 1960-....

Chao, Winston Wen-hsuan

Chiu, Man-sun

Winston Chao acteur uit Taiwan

Winston Chao Taiwan actor

Winston Chao Taiwanese actor

Winston Zhao

Zhao, Wenxuan

Уинстон Чао

وینستون چائو

เจ้า เหวินซวน

자오원쉬안 타이완의 배우

조문선

ウィンストン・チャオ

趙文瑄

趙文瑄 台湾演员

Languages
Chinese (150)

English (35)

Spanish (6)

German (4)

Tamil (1)