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The Resource Crouching tiger, hidden dragon, Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present, in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production, in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; associate producers, Philip Lee, Chui Po Chu ; co-produced by Zheng Quan Gang, Dong Ping ; executive producers, James Schamus, David Linde ; screenplay by Wang Hui Ling, James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung ; directed by Ang Lee ; edited by Tim Squyres, (videorecording)

Crouching tiger, hidden dragon, Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present, in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production, in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; associate producers, Philip Lee, Chui Po Chu ; co-produced by Zheng Quan Gang, Dong Ping ; executive producers, James Schamus, David Linde ; screenplay by Wang Hui Ling, James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung ; directed by Ang Lee ; edited by Tim Squyres, (videorecording)

Label
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon
Title
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present, in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production, in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; associate producers, Philip Lee, Chui Po Chu ; co-produced by Zheng Quan Gang, Dong Ping ; executive producers, James Schamus, David Linde ; screenplay by Wang Hui Ling, James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung ; directed by Ang Lee ; edited by Tim Squyres
Title variation
  • Wo hu zang long
  • Tigre et dragon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
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
Awards note
Winner of 4 academy awards: Best foreign language film, Best cinematogaphy, Best art direction and Best original score. 10 Academy award nominations.
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Peter Pau ; action choreography, Yuen Wo Ping ; production/costume design, Tim Yip ; music composed by Tan Dun ; cello solo by Yo-Yo Ma
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: PG13, parents cautioned strongly ; for martial arts violence and some sexuality
Language note
In Mandarin with optional soundtracks in English or French and optional subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PL2919 .T76
LC item number
W6 2001
PerformerNote
Chow Yun-fat, Michelle Yeoh, Zhang Ziyi, Chang Chen, Lung Sihung, Cheng Pei Pei
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1964-
  • 1959-
  • 1963-
  • 1979-
  • 1969-
  • 1946-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Ang
  • Kong, Bill
  • Xu, Ligong
  • Wang, Huiling
  • Schamus, James
  • Cai, Guorong
  • Chow, Yun-fat
  • Yeoh, Michelle
  • Zhang, Ziyi
  • Zhang, Zhen
  • Lung, Sihung
  • Zheng, Peipei
  • Tan, Dun
  • Wang, Dulu
  • Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Good Machine International
  • Edko Films
  • Zong heng guo ji ying shi gu fen you xian gong si
  • Zhongguo dian ying he zuo zhi pian gong si
  • Hua yi ying shi yu le you xian gong si
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wang, Dulu
  • Women martial artists
  • Martial artists
  • Swords
  • Theft of relics
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon, Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present, in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production, in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; associate producers, Philip Lee, Chui Po Chu ; co-produced by Zheng Quan Gang, Dong Ping ; executive producers, James Schamus, David Linde ; screenplay by Wang Hui Ling, James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung ; directed by Ang Lee ; edited by Tim Squyres, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Wo hu zang long, by Wang Du Lu
  • Special features: Ang Lee & James Schamus commentary; Bravo making-of special: Unleashing dragons; a conversation with Michelle Yeoh; theatrical trailers; photo montage; filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47151804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 2 hr.)
Isbn
9780767861441
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396059900
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 256826
  • (OCoLC)47151804
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; Widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital Surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Crouching tiger, hidden dragon, Sony Pictures Classics and Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia present, in association with Good Machine International, an Edko Films, Zoom Hunt production, in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corp. and Asian Union Film & Entertainment Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee ; associate producers, Philip Lee, Chui Po Chu ; co-produced by Zheng Quan Gang, Dong Ping ; executive producers, James Schamus, David Linde ; screenplay by Wang Hui Ling, James Schamus and Tsai Kuo Jung ; directed by Ang Lee ; edited by Tim Squyres, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Wo hu zang long, by Wang Du Lu
  • Special features: Ang Lee & James Schamus commentary; Bravo making-of special: Unleashing dragons; a conversation with Michelle Yeoh; theatrical trailers; photo montage; filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47151804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 2 hr.)
Isbn
9780767861441
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396059900
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 256826
  • (OCoLC)47151804
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; Widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital Surround
Video recording format
DVD

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