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Film Workshop (Firm)

Works: 129 works in 353 publications in 4 languages and 3,961 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Martial arts films  Historical films  History  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films  Crime films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Film Workshop (Firm)
Most widely held works by Film Workshop (Firm)
Iron monkey by Rongguang Yu( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Iron Monkey teams up with a young girl to battle corrupt and greedy government officials in ancient China
Tong tian di guo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bizarre murder mystery brings together the most powerful woman in China, the soon-to-be-Empress Wu Zetian, and a formerly exiled detective, Dee Renjie, at the infamous Imperial Palace. Hoping he will solve the crime before her coronation, Wu appoints Dee Chief Judge of the Empire and implores him to combine his indisputable wisdom with his unparalleled martial arts skills to save the future of her dynasty. Inspired by the true story of one of the Tang Dynasty's most celebrated officials
Qi jian by Ke Xu( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in Chinese and Italian and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1600s, the Manchurians rule China under the Ching Dynasty and impose a martial arts ban in order to gain control. Seven master swordsmen band together to prevent the slaughter of innocent villagers by an evil warlord
Young detective Dee : rise of the sea dragon( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Chinese and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From legendary action director Tsui Hark and the creators of international smash hit, Detective Dee: Mystery of the Phantom Flame comes the captivating tale of Dee Renjie's beginnings in the Imperial police force. His very first case, investigating reports of a sea monster terrorizing the town, reveals a sinister conspiracy of treachery and betrayal, leading to the highest reaches of the Imperial family
A better tomorrow by John Woo( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in Chinese and English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kit is a cop, his brother Ho a street-hardened criminal. When the city's most ruthless crime syndicate launches a billion-dollar counterfeiting scheme, they're both caught up in an underworld battle that takes no prisoners
The killer( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassin with a code of honor agrees to do one last job before quitting for good. But, when his bosses double-cross him, he must take on the mob and the police
Long men fei jia by Ke Xu( Visual )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new gang has taken over the Dragon Inn three years after it was left in ruins, using it as their base for uncovering a nearby treasure. But secrets lie within its walls, as a pregnant palace concubine and a swordswoman take refuge from a determined royal eunuch tracking their every move. As an explosive mix of warriors, fugitives, and assassins converge in the desert for a deadly showdown, only one man can protect the women--the mysterious Zhao
Detective Dee : the four heavenly kings( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in Chinese and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bold and exciting new entry into the smash hit wuxia fantasy franchise from master action director Tsui Hark, this sees the detective embroiled in his most difficult case yet. Accused of wrongdoing by Empress Wu, Detective Dee must defend himself against this formidable foe, all while investigating a crime wave that has engulfed the city, marked by strange and seemingly supernatural occurrences."--Container
Hei xia = Black mask by Daniel Lee( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following his harrowing escape from the secret, superhuman, commando unit know as Squad 701, Black Mask decides to take on a new identity as a quiet librarian named Tsui Chik. His life of normalcy is shaken when a murderous rampage against all of Hong Kong's drug dealers is linked to Squard 701, forcing him to return as the Black Mask in order to stop their campaign of murder before its too late
Once upon a time in China trilogy( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Once upon a time in China trilogy of films follows the life of Wong Fei-Hung, legendary martial arts hero and practitioner of traditional medicine. In the first, his fight is against foreign forces' plundering China. In the second, he faces The White Lotus society, a fanatical cult seeking to drive the Europeans out of China through violence. In the third, he arrives in Peking just as the Empress announces a Lion Dance martial arts contest, facing a rival who is determined to win at any cost
Qian nü you hun by Xiaodong Cheng( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Ning Tsʻai-chʻen, a Chinese scholar who befriends and falls in love with Nieh Hsiao-chʻien, a she-ghost captured and tyrannized by the Tree Ogre
A better tomorrow II( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Restaurant owner Ken Gor, twin brother of Mark Gor, teams up with police detective Kit and his struggling ex-con brother Ho to avenge his old friend's daughter's death by a Triad gang."--IMDB
The legend of the swordsman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before retiring from the martial arts world, Ling Huchong found his lover, Yingying, missing. Tracking down a band of Japanese who were suspected of kidnapping Yingying, Lin discovered that Yingying was trying to locate her missing father who was imprisoned by his own brother--the Master Asia. Lin helped Ying rescued her father, and they together defeated Asia
Dao by Hark Tsui( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in Chinese and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master sword maker adopts the son of a murdered friend who becomes very good at the craft of sword making. Later as the young man learns the truth of his father's death, he takes his father's broken blade and sets out to seek revenge
Black mask 2 : city of masks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While searching for a cure for the biological abnormality that gives him super powers, Black Mask stumbles upon a terrorist group intent on dropping a DNA bomb on the human race. But in order to put a stop to their devious plan, he must first battle a group of chemically enhanced professional wrestlers with the ability to morph into monstrously powerful mutants
The master by Master the( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming to America to visit his master, Jet found his master's herb shop destroyed by a local gangster and his master gone hiding. Being indignant and vengeful, Jet is prepared to inflict punishiment on the gangster
Knock off( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a shipment of jeans from Hong Kong to the U.S. proves counterfeit, Marcus Ray, the "King of the Knock-offs," finds himself at the center of a Russian Mafia plot to hold the United States security for ransom, as thousands of tiny micro-bombs, disguised within other manufactured goods, are scheduled for departure from Hong Kong to America
Die xue shuang xiong = The killer by John Woo( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in Chinese and French and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeffrey is an assassin with a code of honor who wishes to leave the business so he can take care of Jennie, the beautiful lounge singer who he inadvertently blinded during a previous assignment. Li Ying is a determined cop who will stop at nothing to bring him in, only to realizes that Jeffrey is no ordinary assassin. Li Ying wishes to help Jeffrey in his quest. Only problem is that Jeffrey's employers refuse to pay him for his last job
Xiao ao jiang hu er zhi Dongfang Bubai = Swordsman II( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Chinese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swordsman Ling and his comrades vow to lead peaceful lives, until Asia the Invincible wreaks havoc with a sacred scroll
Di Renjie zhi tong tian di guo = Detective Dee by Hark Tsui( Visual )

9 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of mysterious deaths involving internal combustion is threatening to derail the coronation of Empress Wu. To ensure the royal event goes off without a hitch, the soon-to-be Empress takes former dissident/brilliant detective Dee out of jail to investigate the case with her loyal aide. However, the investigation is threatened almost immediately by assassins in the shadows, a detour into a mysterious underground market, and a sacred temple
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Alternative Names
Dian ying gong zuo shi.

Dian ying gong zuo shi (Firm)

Dian ying gong zuo shi you xian gong si.

Film Workshop Co.

Film Workshop Company

Film Workshop Company Limited.



Chinese (120)

English (19)

Italian (1)

French (1)