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Works: 110 works in 280 publications in 5 languages and 1,193 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Director, Scenarist, Film editor, Performer, Author of screenplay, Actor, Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by 胡金銓
Da zui xia Come drink with me( Visual )

15 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A female agent, attacked and left for dead, trains with a kung fu master and uses her new skills to complete some unfinished and deadly business
Xia nü A touch of zen by Jinquan Hu( Visual )

18 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ku, an artist, lives with his mother near an abandoned fort, which is haunted. He investigates the strange noises he hears coming from the fort and meets Yang, a beautiful girl who lives there. She is being pursued by agents of the Imperial family who have murdered her family. Ku becomes caught up in her struggle to survive, and many fierce fights ensue before the end of the film. Takes place in the Ming dynasty, China
A touch of zen Xia nü by Jinquan Hu( Visual )

25 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ming Dynasty noblewoman Yang must escape from the evil eunuch Hsu. She seeks refuge at a decrepit town where she gets assistance from a naive scholar and a group of mysterious yet powerful monks
Long men ke zhan Dragon Gate Inn by Jinquan Hu( Visual )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Chinese and No Linguistic content and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic takes place during the Ming dynasty. A power-hungry Eunuch employs the evil Eastern Chamber Sect in his quest to single-handedly rule China. However, a warrior named Chow is opposed to his corrupt ambitions and joins a group of warriors aiming to resist the Sect. The two forces eventually battle it out at the Dragon Inn, hosted by murderous bandit Jade
Lao She he ta de zuo pin by Jinquan Hu( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in Chinese and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shan ke ji by Jinquan Hu( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in Chinese and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hua pi zhi yinyang fawang Painted skin by Jinquan Hu( Visual )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An evil warlord torments the wandering ghost of a beautiful woman so mercilessly that her only recourse is to disguise herself with the face paint of a concubine. Her plight attracts the attention of an honorable ghost-fighter determined to set her soul free
Hu Jinquan tan dian ying by Jinquan Hu( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shan zhong chuan qi by Jinquan Hu( Visual )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He Yun, a Song scholar, leaves the capital and travel to a remote area to revise and copy an ancient sutra. While there, he finds himself at the mercy of an evil ghost who tricked him into marrying her in order to use the sutra for her own purposes
Xiao ao jiang hu Swordsman by Jinquan Hu( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towards the end of the Ming dynasty, swordsman Linghu Chong is in a desperate searching for the lost manuscript "kui hua bao dian" which may unveil the ultimate secrets of Kung fu
Shan zhong chuan ji( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Chinese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young scholar has accepted the task of transcribing a set of Buddhist classics. He chooses to do the work on the mountain so as not to be disturbed. The one where he dwells turns out to have a world of ghosts
Hu Jinquan sui bi by Jinquan Hu( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jiang shan mei ren by Hanxiang Li( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legend of an emperor during Ming dynasty who falls in love with a civilian woman on his trip to the country but forgets all about it when he returns to the capital
Ying chun ge zhi feng bo The fate of Lee Khan( Visual )

6 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in Chinese and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mongol prince and his sister come to an inn full of spies and rebels. The inn keeper, her allies, and her four adorable fighting waitresses spend about an hour devising plans and schemes for stealing a document from the prince, and the charade finally falls apart at the end with a free-for-all sword fight
Kong shan ling yu( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Chinese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In China, religious positions have always been controlled very closely. In this lavishly photographed story, set in a Buddhist monastery during the Ming Dynasty (14th-17th centuries), the monastery is in turmoil, wondering who the government is going to appoint as its next abbot. A number of outside dignitaries have been invited for the announcement and enthronement of the next abbot, and the tensions in the monastery are only heightened when one of these guests steals a venerated sutra from the Mahayana canon of Buddhist scriptures
Tian xia di yi All the king's men by Jinquan Hu( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the final months of the Later Zhou dynasty (Five dynasties and the Ten kingdoms era, mid-10th century), an epileptic emperor lies dying in the capital, threatened by warring tribes at his borders, while his prime minister is secretly despatched to bring back the only doctor who can cure his illness
Da di er nü Sons of good earth( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a couple about how they met and how they got married. During Sino-Japanese conflict, they were arrested one after another and lost contact with each other. Each of them went through a lot during the War. After the War was over, they had a reunion
Hua tuan jin cu( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Swordsman Xiao ao jiang hu( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the museum of the forbidden city during the Ming dynasty, the Royal Eunuchs were in control of the courtship. Chief Eunuch Koo has appointed Cho to investigate the case of the stolen treasure "Sun Flower Scripture", which was being robbed by a factory owner Lin, when the swordsman Fox and Yue wandered into Lin's factory, Lin was found seriously injured by Cho. Lin revealed the hidden place of the treasure to Fox before dying. Knowing the cover-up of the scripture brought forth unpredictable chaos to Fox and Yue. Koo's man followed their traces from east to west across the land. Fox and Yue experienced thrilling encounters with the Koo's warriors in the adventure to search for the scripture ..."--Container
Raining in the mountain by Jinquan Hu( Visual )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...takes place during the Ming Dynasty in a Buddhist monastery. There's the problem of appointing a new abbot, which is further complicated when some of the invited guests try to steal a precious scroll of the Mahayana Sutra"--Variety review, July 18, 1979. Filmed in Korea
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Alternative Names
Chuan King 1931-1997

Chuan, King 1932-1997

Ho, King 1931-1997

Hoo Ching-chuen 1931-1997

Hu 1932-1997 Chin-ch'üan

Hu, Chin-ch‘üan

Hu Chin-Chuan 1931-1997

Hu Chuan 1931-1997

Hu Jin Quan 1931-1997

Hu, Jinquan

Hu Jinquan 1931-1997

Hu, Jinquan 1932-1997

Hu, King

Hu King 1931-1997

Hu, King 1932-1997

Jin Quan 1931-1997



King, Chuan

King Chuan 1931-1997

King, Hu

King Hu 1931-1997

Ko, Kinsen.

Ko, Kinsen 1932-

Quan Jin 1931-1997

Woo Gam Chuen 1931-1997

Wu Kam-Chuen 1931-1997

Wu, King 1931-1997

コ, キンセン 1932-


胡 金銓 1931-1997

胡, 金铨 1931-1997 réalisateur


胡金铨 1931-1997