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Chow, Yun-fat

Overview
Works: 385 works in 1,675 publications in 13 languages and 19,980 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Martial arts films  Fantasy films  History  Gangster films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Police films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Other, Contributor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Yun-fat Chow
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon by Ang Lee( Visual )

112 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 3,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 19th century China, this film follows two martial-arts masters Li Mu Bai and Yu Shu Lien as they battle against evil forces to regain the stolen Green Destiny sword and defeat long-time foe Jade Fox. To succeed they must overcome an unknown warrior, the supremely-skilled Jen, who is fighting against an arranged marriage. In the process Li is torn between his deep and long-denied feelings for Shu, and his wish to tame and teach Jen
Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

33 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China, Later Tang Dynasty, 10th Century. On the eve of the Chong Yang Festival, golden flowers fill the Imperial Palace. The Emperor returns unexpectedly with his second son, Prince Jai. His pretext is to celebrate the holiday with his family, but given the chilled relations between the Emperor and the ailing Empress, this seems disingenuous. For many years, the Empress and Crown Prince Wan, her stepson, have had an illicit liaison. Feeling trapped, Prince Wan dreams of escaping the palace with his secret love Chan, the Imperial Doctor's daughter. Meanwhile, faithful son Prince Jai, grows worried over the Empress's health and her obsession with golden chrysanthemums. The Emperor harbors equally clandestine plans and the Imperial Doctor is the only one privy to his machinations. When the Emperor senses a looming threat, he relocates the doctor's family from the Palace to a remote area. They are attacked by mysterious assassins and Chan and her mother are forced back to the palace. Their return sets off a tumultuous sequence of dark surprises. Amid the glamour and grandeur of the festival, ugly secrets are revealed. As the Imperial Family continues its elaborate charade in a palatial setting, thousands of golden armored warriors charge the palace
The killer by John Woo( Visual )

99 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An undercover cop sent to infiltrate a notorious crime ring, Ko Chow must replace a fellow officer who was killed in a violent confrontation. But, as he earns the trust of the syndicate, he develops a tight friendship with one of the thieves. Then, when a planned heist turns into a bloody shoot-out with police, suspicions arise about who could be the informant!"
Bulletproof monk by Paul Hunter( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monk travels the world to protect an ancient scroll that holds the key to unlimited power. He needs to train a new scroll keeper, which he finds in a street-wise punk that saves him from capture
Hard-boiled by John Woo( Visual )

54 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tequila, a die-hard cop, stops at nothing to see that justice is done. To avenge his partner's murder, Tequila joins forces with a rebel cop, and then the body count mounts to a hair raising climax
Dragonball evolution( Visual )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and French and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goku is a powerful warrior who protects the Earth from an endless stream of rogues bent on dominating the universe and controlling the mystical objects known as Dragon Balls. In order to fulfill his adoptive grandfather's dying request, Goku seeks to find the great master Roshi and gather all seven Dragon Balls, of which he has one. He must get all seven in order to prevent the evil Lord Piccolo from succeeding in his desire to use the Dragon Balls to take over the world
The children of Huang Shi by Roger Spottiswoode( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the 1930's in war-torn China and inspired by true events. George Hogg is a young Englishman who leads sixty orphaned boys on an extraordinary journey of almost a thousand miles across the snow-bound Liu Pan Shan mountains to safety on the edge of the Mongolian desert. During his journey, George learns to rely on the support of Chen, the leader of a Chinese partisan group who becomes his closest friend. He soon finds himself falling in love with the Australian adventurer Lee, an unsentimental nurse. Along the way, Hogg befriends Madame Wang, an aristocratic survivor who has also been displaced by war. She helps the young Englishman, his friends and their sixty war orphans make their way to safety near the western end of the Great Wall of China
Rang zi dan fei by Wen Jiang( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in China during the 1920s, notorious bandit chief Zhang descends upon a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor, an identity that he had hijacked from Old Tang, himself a small-time imposter. Hell-bent on making a fast buck, Zhang soon meets his match in the tyrannical local gentry Huang as a deadly battle of wit and brutality ensues"--Container
The Corruptor( Visual )

16 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hard-hitting tale of deception, violence and betrayal in New Yok City's Chinatown."--Container
Tong que tai( Visual )

20 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Three Kingdoms-era palace and fortress filled with murderous intrigue. Everyone had their reasons for wanting Cao Cao dead, a character that was none other than the Three Kingdoms' most notorious warlord
Deng dai li ming = Hong Kong 1941( Visual )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in Chinese and English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of the Japanese invasion in 1941. After arriving from the North, Chow befriends a local coolie. Their friendship is tested when they both fall in love with a terminally ill girl whom Chow saved from the streets. In the end, one of them will make the ultimate sacrifice
Yi ma de hou xian dai sheng huo = The postmodern life of my aunt by Anhua Xu( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A twelve-year-old boy Kuankuan visits his aunt who is living alone after her retirement in Shanghai. Through his eyes his aunt appears stingy, out-of-date, loud, and ridiculous. But after a series of adventures together, they have reached some understanding before he leaves for home. A year later Kuankuan visits her again in her new home, much changed and very resigned. Shanghai seems to have been a mirage, or a happy dream
The Replacement killers by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Chinese and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drug deal goes wrong causing a foursome, led by a lunatic killer, to go on the run. A couple in a recreational vehicle are initially kidnapped, but soon the male hostage is emulating his kidnappers and wants to stay involved in the chase
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Alternative Names
Čau Jun-Fat

Châu Nhuận Phát

Chou, Jun-fa.

Chou, Jun-fa 1955-

Chow, Amon 1955-

Chow, Yuen Fat 1955-

Chow, Yun-fat

Chow, Yun-Fat 1955-

Chow Yun-fat acteur hong-kongais

Chow Yun-fat actor from Hong Kong, China

Chow Yun-fat attore cinese

Chow Yun-Fat Chinees acteur

Chow Yun-fat Hong Kong actor

Chow Yun-Fat hongkong-chinesischer Schauspieler

Chow Yun Fat kinesisk skådespelare

Chow Yun-Fat kinesisk skuespiller

Chu, Yun-bal 1955-

Chu, Yunbal 1955-

Çou Yun Fat

Çov Yun Fat

Çow YUnʹfat

Džou Žuņfa

Fa Ren Zhou.

Fat, Chow Yun 1955-

Ju, Yunbal 1955-

Jun-fa Chou.

Shū, Junhatsu

Shu, Junhatsu 1955-

Yun-fat Chow.

Yun-Fat, Chow 1955-

Zhou, Ren Fa.

Zhou Run Fa 1955-....

Zhou, Runfa.

Zhou, Runfa 1955-

Τσόου Γιούν-Φατ

Чау Јун-Фат

Чоу Юн-Фат

Чоу Юньфат

Юньфат Чоу

Չոու Յուն Ֆատ

צ'או יון-פאט

تشاو ين فات

تشوۋ يۋنفات

چو یون فات بازیگر چینی

चाव युन

சொவ் யுன் ஃபட்

โจว เหวินฟะ

주윤발

주윤발 1955-

シュウ, ジュンハツ 1955-

チョー, ユンファ

チョウ・ユンファ

周 潤發 1955-....

周潤發

周潤發 1955-

周潤發 香港男演員

梁普智

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Man cheng jin dai huang jin jiaThe killerHard-boiledThe children of Huang Shi