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Chow, Yun-fat

Overview
Works: 282 works in 1,576 publications in 16 languages and 19,425 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Pirate films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Martial arts films  History  Gangster films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor, Author, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Yun-fat Chow
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon by Ang Lee( Visual )

168 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Pirates of the Caribbean by Johnny Depp( Visual )

31 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight
Anna and the King by Andy Tennant( Visual )

67 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English schoolteacher Anna Leonowens has traveled to Siam to educate the 58 children of King Mongkut. Each has preconceived ideas about the other's world. Amid the danger of political unrest, their respect for each other turns into something more
Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

57 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,503 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
Hard-boiled by John Woo( Visual )

205 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gangster is caught between loyalty to his down-and-out partner and to his rookie-cop younger brother
Bulletproof monk by Paul Hunter( Visual )

28 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 888 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
Dragonball evolution( Visual )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 693 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 )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 641 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
The killer by John Woo( Visual )

54 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeffrey is the killer hired by the mob for one last job. Lee is a relentless cop whose mission is to stop Jeffrey at all cost. The two enemies form a strange bond that blurs the line between good and evil. When Jeffrey is double-crossed by the mob in a shootout, Lee picks up his trail in a church while Jeffrey's mistress is caught in a crossfire
Rang zi dan fei by Wen Jiang( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 525 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
Glengarry Glen Ross by James Foley( Visual )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hard-hitting tale of deception, violence and betrayal in New Yok City's Chinatown."--Container
The replacement killers by Antoine Fuqua( Visual )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and German and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he betrays Mr. Wei, the ruthless crime boss who hired him to avenge his son's death, professional killer John Lee goes on the run. Enlisting the aid of beautiful document forger Meg Coburn, Lee attempts to return to his family in China before they are victimized by his betrayal
Kongzi by Mei Hu( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Screen legend Chow Yun-fat stars as Confucius in the inspiring, action-packed saga of a leader whose wisdom and cunning were more powerful than any sword. In a sweeping battlefield epic, Confucius finds his land threatened by the fires of war. After leading the nation's most powerful army to victory against hordes of invaders, the new hero finds even greater danger in the jealous eyes of the aristocrats he fought to protect."--Container
Shanghai by mikael hafstrom ( '10 ) movie( Visual )

26 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing is what it seems in this Casablanca-style international thriller set in the ancient Chinese city a week before the attack on Pearl Harbor. U.S. Secret Agent Paul Soames has just arrived to investigate the murder of his best friend, only to become quickly immersed in a web of conspiracy and lies that beset the city. Shadowed by a Japanese intelligence officer Tanaka, Soames₂ investigation quickly centers on a charismatic local gangster, Anthony Lanting
Tong que tai( Visual )

20 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Three Kingdoms-era China (late 190s and 200s), warlord Cao Cao defeats many rival warlords to gain supremacy in northern China and set mself up to replace the emperor, while young lovers Lingju and Mu Shun are trained by his enemies to assassinate him. The palace and fortress are filled with murderous intrigue, with many who had their reasons for wanting Cao Cao, the most notorious warlod, dead
Deng dai li ming Hong Kong 1941( Visual )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Da Shanghai( Visual )

11 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheng Daqi is framed by the police chief and sent to prison. He escapes from prison with his cellmate and works his way up in the mob. Cheng becomes the most powerful mob boss in Shanghai and must rule an empire
Zong heng si hai Once a thief( Visual )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Chinese and English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, Jim and Cherie have been partners in crime ever since their childhoods spent on the streets stealing to survive. Now world-class art thieves, their relationships and lives are put on the line when they agree to one last mission: steal a multi-million dollar painting for a mysterious client who's bent on revenge
Yi ma de hou xian dai sheng huo The postmodern life of my aunt by Anhua Xu( Visual )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 114 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
Jian dang wei ye by Sanping Han( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Chinese and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the events between 1911 and 1921 that led to the founding of the Chinese Communist Party
 
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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

Çou Yun Fat

Çov Yun Fat

Çow YUnʹfat

Džou Žuņfa

Fa Ren Zhou.

Fat, Chow Yun 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

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

周润发 1955-

周潤發 香港男演員

梁普智

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Man cheng jin dai huang jin jiaHard-boiledThe children of Huang ShiThe killer