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Zhang, Manyu

Overview
Works: 450 works in 1,612 publications in 13 languages and 11,655 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Martial arts films  History  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Melodrama  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Contributor, Interviewee, Singer, Costume designer, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Manyu Zhang
 
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Ying xiong = Hero by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

132 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long ago, China was divided into seven kingdoms all fighting for supremacy. The King of Qin was most determined to become the first emperor of China. Though many tried to assassinate him, only three inspired fear. The King promised endless wealth and power to anyone who defeats his would-be murderers. No results come until ten years later, when a man called Nameless brought the weapons of the three assassins to the Qin King's palace. Nameless claimed to be an expert swordsman who had defeated all three warriors and had to tell his story to the King
Hua yang nian hua = In the mood for love by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

112 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

520 Hong Kong, 1962: Chow Mo-wan and Su Li-zhen move into neighboring apartments on the same day. Their encounters are formal and polite--until a discovery about their spouses creates an intimate bond between them
Irma Vep by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

43 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this celebrated film about a film, a once-respected but hopelessly out-of-touch director, Rene Vidal, lures Hong Kong action star Maggie Cheung playing herself - to Paris to star as Irma Vep, the latex-clad jewel thief of the silent film serial Les Vampires. Maggie soon discovers that Rene is scorned by the staff and cast on the chaotic set, and she herself is soon shunned for her inability to speak French. But when Rene suffers a mental breakdown, and Cheung is fired by a new director, she decides to honour Rene's vision and take her character to the streets, making life imitate art"--Container
A fei zheng zhuan by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

68 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 1960s Hong Kong, this is the story of six young people whose lives intersect in passionate love-hate relationships. The film centers on the young and handsome Yuddy, who learns from the drunken ex-prostitute who raised him that she is not his real mother
Clean by Olivier Assayas( Visual )

47 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Wang is a woman whose past is riddled with drugs and regrets. As a result, her husband, Lee, is found dead in a desolate motel room in Hamilton, Ontario, and landed Emily with a six-month jail sentence. The only thing that she desires for the future is a loving relationship with her son Jay, who is being cared for by Lee's parents, Albrecht and Rosemary. While Rosemary blames Emily for Lee's death, Albrecht recognizes the importance of the bond between a mother and her son, and tells Emily that the only way she can have a relationship with Jay is to become clean. Emily battles for a place in a world reluctant to forget the woman she was and unwilling to accept her as the woman she longs to be
Dong xie xi du = Ashes of time : redux by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

36 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Louis Cha's celebrated novel The Eagle-Shooting Heroes and directed by the legendary Wong Kar-Wai, Ashes of Time Redux is a remastered version of his earlier film, which was his first foray into the martial arts genre. Set in an unspecified period in history, we meet Ouyang, a daring swordsman who lives in the desert after being jilted by the woman he loves. He runs a business of sorts, hiring skilled martial arts fighters to carry out contract killings. Cynical and uncaring, Ouyang is nonetheless affected by his encounters with his clients, friends and potential foes, all of whom have various problems and issues of their own.--Kanopy
Wangjiao kamen by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

54 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Already stretched to breaking in a loyalty tug of war between Triad bosses and his loose cannon partner, Wah, a rising star in the Hong Kong underworld, finds himself saddled with beautiful, ailing country cousin Ngor. As an escalating test of wills with a stubborn debtor explodes into bloodshed and a mob turncoat instigates a ruthless police crackdown, Wah's growing fascination with Ngor becomes his last chance for escape from a violent past and a dubious future
Chinese box by Wayne Wang( Visual )

35 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member 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
Ruan Lingyu = Center stage by Stanley Kwan( Visual )

46 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film recounts Ruan Lingyu's life both public and private in the years immediately leading up to her premature death. She had quite a number of famous performances for Shanghai's Lianhua studios, including New Woman (1934) and Goddess (1934). Unable to bear the gossip any longer, Ruan committed suicide at the age of twenty five
Twin dragons( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starring in dual roles, Jackie Chan plays Boomer, a streetwise martial arts expert living in Hong Kong, and his long-lost twin bo=rother, John, a classical musician from New York. When John travels to Hong Kong for a concert, the brothers become mixed up in a case of mistaken identity
Police story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A cop on the run from a false murder charge in this career-defining showcase of electrifying full-contact fight scenes and death defying stunts."--Container
Police story by Long Cheng( Visual )

51 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After capturing a vicious crime boss, a renegade cop is assigned to protect the key prosecution witness-- the drug lord's beautiful secretary. But Chan is framed for murder and his only way out is with his bare hands and his own brand of justice
Xin Long men ke zhan = Dragon Inn( Visual )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dragon Inn becomes the chaotic center of battle between the government's villainous eunuchs and a band of righteous heroes. Set in the great Northwestern deserts of China during the Ming dynasty, Dragon Inn gracefully blends precision swordplay with breathtaking cinematography
The eagle shooting heroes( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plot involves a pair of powerful aristocrats plotting to steal the imperial seal from the princess
Tian mi mi( Visual )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in Chinese and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two immigrants meet in Hong Kong in 1986, and, because they have no one else to turn to, become friends. Jun is from Mainland China, with dreams of bringing over his girlfriend and having an apartment. Qiao just wants to make money and she always has some sort of scheme. A film about missed opportunities, chance and misplaced priorities over a 10-year period
Heroic trio by Johnny To( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three female martial arts experts (each with her own superhero identity) team up to battle a powerful wizard who thinks that if he kidnaps all the babies in China he can eventually dominate the world
Ke tu qiu hen by Anhua Xu( Visual )

26 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in Chinese and English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graduating from a university in Britain, Hueyin Cheung returns home to attend her sisterś wedding but quickly finds herself at social and emotional odds with her seemingly imperious mother. The turbulent homecoming revives Heuyinś memories of the changed atmosphere of her childhood in Macao. Hueyin reluctantly agrees to accompany her mother on a visit to her once rich and prominent family in Japan. There, she begins to understand that she and her mother are very much alike, both having suffered similar feelings of loss and alienation throughout their adult live
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

31 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hong Kong writer finds inspiration from the women he's encountered in his past in this futuristic story of love and memory. Remembering back to the early 1960s, when he lived in the Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong, Chow writes an erotic story that begins with a mysterious woman who lived in room 2046. Chow moves into room 2047 and begins an affair with a beautiful prostitute who now rents the mysterious woman's room. As he writes his story, which he sets in the future in the year 2046, Chow tells of a place where people travel to recapture lost memories; he is the first on to return
Qing she by Hark Tsui( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Southern Sung Dynasty it was not uncommon for apparitions to assume the human form and live among mortals. A self-righteous monk sets out on a mission to rid the earth of evil spirits. However, he encounters Green Snake, a beautiful ghost spirit who uses her magical powers to help the mortals with whom she lives
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Hua yang nian hua = In the mood for love
Alternative Names
Cheng, Maggie

Cheng, Maggie, 1964-

Cheung Maan Yuk 1964-....

Cheung, Maggie

Cheung, Maggie 1964-

Cheung Maggie Man-Yuk 1964-....

Cheung, Man-Yu

Cheung Man Yu 1964-....

Cheung, Man-yuk

Cheung Man-Yuk 1964-....

Cheung Man-Yuk, Maggie

Cheung Man-Yuk, Maggie 1964-

Maggie Çeyung

Maggie Cheung

Maggie Cheung actrice

Maggie Cheung aktorka chińska

Maggie Cheung attrice cinese

Maggie Cheung Chinees actrice

Maggie Cheung Hong Kong actress

Maggie Cheung hongkong-chinesische Schauspielerin

Maggie Cheung kinesisk skådespelare

Maggie Cheung kinesisk skuespiller

Maggie Cheung, Man-Yuk 1964-

Man-Yuk Cheung, Maggie 1964-

Man-Yuk, Maggie Cheung

Méggï Çwn

Su, Lizhen 1964-

Tiuⁿ Bān-gio̍k

Trương Mạn Ngọc

Zhang, Man-yu

Zhang Man Yu 1964-....

Zhang, Mandy 1964-

Zhang Manyi 1964-....

Zhang, Manyu

Zhang, Manyu 1964-

Μάγκι Τσενγκ

Мэгги Чун

Մեգի Չուն

ماغي تشيونغ

مگی چونگ بازیگر چینی

مەگگىي تشۋن

จาง ม่านอวี้

장만옥

張 曼玉 1964-....

張曼玉

張曼玉 1964-

张曼玉 香港女演员

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Hua yang nian hua = In the mood for loveDong xie xi du = Ashes of time : redux