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Gong, Li 1965-

Works: 129 works in 1,035 publications in 14 languages and 19,428 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  History  Action and adventure films  Fiction  Romance films  Police films  Television cop shows  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Contributor, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Li Gong
Memoirs of a geisha by Arthur Golden( Visual )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1929, a poor fisherman sells his 9-year-old daughter to a geisha house in Kyoto. Chiyo will be an unpaid servant until it is determined if she is beautiful enough for apprenticeship, and the house's clientèle. Run by Mother, the ruling geisha is Hatsumomo, and little Pumpkin her only friend. Trained under strict discipline for a lifetime of entertaining and flattering wealthy men, Sayuri grows up lovely, accomplished, and the target of jealous rivals. Love is no part of this cloistered world, although geisha lore hints that even if they fall in love with clients--the operative word is client, and that love is never free
Raise the red lantern Da hong deng long gao gao gua by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

79 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920's China, women had few options. So following the death of her father, Songlian, a beautiful nineteen-year-old college student agrees to marry a wealthy nobleman. She is to be wife number four at his estate, where daily life revolves around an ancient family custom: the master raises a red lantern outside the house of the wife with whom he desires to spend the night. On the surface, there is harmony between the wives, but trapped inside their gilded cages, with nothing to do but compete for their husband's favor, the four women are drawn into a web of petty rivalries that soon escalate into treachery
Bawang bie ji Farewell my concubine by Kaige Chen( Visual )

84 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This drama centres on the lives of two stars from the Peking Opera, who find themselves entwined in the turbulence of 20th century China
Miami vice by Michael Mann( Visual )

31 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a tragic security breach in the Joint Inter-Agency Task Force. Since they are not part of the compromised group, the FBI askes for help from the Miami authorities. This assignment goes to Detectives James 'Sonny' Crockett and Ricardo 'Rico' Tubbs. Going undercover as Sonny Burnett and Rico Cooper, the two become offshore boat racers and outlaw smugglers. They take on the narcotrafficking network of the mysterious Archangel de Jesus Montoya-Londono and his Cuban Chinese banker Isabella. The intensity of the case pushes Crockett and Tubbs out onto the edge where identity and fabrication become blurred, where cop and player become one. When Crockett falls for the married Isabella, Tubbs's loved ones are assaulted
Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

49 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,396 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
Huo zhe by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

49 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a smoky gambling den in 1940's China, a drunken young man runs through his family's fortune, losing their ancestral home and all their possessions. This staggering loss proves to be their salvation, and the first step in an odyssey of survival that will take them through war and revolution love and loss, tragedy ... and triumph
Hannibal rising by Peter Weber( Visual )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After young Hannibal is forced to watch his little sister, Mischa, being devoured by starving soldiers in his Lithuania homeland. Hannibal vows to avenge his sister's death by slaying those who committed not only war crimes against the Lecters, but also against other families during WW II. Hannibal's revenge plan includes his cannibalism to justify his insatiable appetite for human flesh. Hannibal excels in his medical school classes dissecting cadavers. Complications arise when Hannibal interacts with his sexy Aunt, Lady Murasaki. Murasaki educates him in the art of beheading and Hannibal learns that his sword fetish is a manifestation of physical lust
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

55 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The result is an unqualified triumph."--New York Times
The story of Qiu Ju Qiuju da guan si by Yuanbin Chen( Visual )

40 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Chinese and French and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stoic peasant woman demands an apology when her husband is kicked in the groin by the village chief. But the Chief is a proud man who refuses to apologize, sending her on a futile trek through the complicated Chinese court system
Hong gao liang Red sorghum by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

51 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Sino-Japanese war in the barren wilderness of Northern China, it's the simple story of how an offscreen narrator's grandparents came to meet and fall in love
Jing Ke ci Qin wang The emperor and the assassin by Kaige Chen( Visual )

50 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lady agrees to help her lover with an assassination plot that he believes will unite all of China's seven kingdoms into one magnificent empire
Yao a yao, yao dao wai po qiao Shanghai triad by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

29 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful prostitute is used as bait between rival gang lords in 1930's Shanghai
Feng yue by Kaige Chen( Visual )

47 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a captivating story of a beautiful young woman, her seductive lover and their struggle for power, passion and revenge
Chinese box by Ying Wang( Visual )

51 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 371 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
Zhou Yu de huo che Zhou Yu's train by Beicun( Visual )

27 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twice a week, Zhou Yu, a beautiful artisan, takes the train to faraway Chongyang, where she indulges in a torrid affair with Chen Ching, her poet-lover. United by their passion, he finds in Zhou the ultimate muse, while she believes Chen to be her ideal soul mate. But accompanying Zhou on her lonely train rides are two individuals who threaten to derail her romantic idyll: Zhang Qiang, a young doctor hopelessly obsessed with her, and Xiu, a mysterious young woman who bares a striking resemblance to Zhou and seems to be following her every move"--Container
Shanghai by Josef Von Sternberg( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 266 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
Chinese opera by Jessica Tan Gudnason( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eros by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

17 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A three-part anthology film about love and sexuality: a menage-a-trois between a couple and a young woman on the coast of Tuscany; an advertising executive under enormous pressure at work, delves into the possible reasons why his stress seems to manifest itself in a recurring erotic dream; and a story of unrequited love about a beautiful, 1960s high-end call girl in an impossible affair with her young tailor
Wo de Fuqin Muqin( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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