Leung, Tony Chiu Wai 1962-
Most widely held works about Tony Chiu Wai Leung
Most widely held works by Tony Chiu Wai Leung
英雄 Hero ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 1,280 libraries worldwide
With supernatural skill and no fear a nameless soldier embarks on a mission of revenge against the fearsome army that massacred his people. Now, to achieve the justice he seeks, he must take on the empire's most ruthless assassins and reach the enemy he has sworn to defeat.
花樣年華 In the mood for love by Kar-wai Wong ( Visual )
57 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
The story of two lonely people who discover in each other the intimacy they have lost in their marriages.
色, 戒 Lust, caution ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in Chinese and Mandingo and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Set against the backdrop of Japanese occupied Shanghai in 1942, a young woman finds herself swept up in a radical plot to assassinate a ruthless and secretive intelligence agent. As she immerses herself in her role as a cosmopolitan seductress, she becomes entangled in a dangerous game of emotional intrigue, love and betrayal.
2046 ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 721 libraries worldwide
A young man, who has tried to forget his lost love by meeting different young women, starts to write a novel about a young man falling in love with a machine-made woman on the 2046 train. 2046 is the number of the room where he met his lost love.
重慶森林 Chungking express ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Chinese and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Two intertwined romantic tales take place inside the Chʻung-chʻing high-rise shopping center in downtown Hong Kong. A policeman falls in love with a snack bar waitress while a house detective gets involved with a female drug dealer.
Hard boiled ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Tequila is a die-hard cop, hell-bent on bringing down the gun smugglers responsible for his partner's death. To avenge his partner's murder, Tequila joins forces with a rebel cop, and then the body count soars.
春光乍洩 ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Yiu Fai and Po Wing left Hong Kong for a great waterfall in South America, but in the end are stuck on the streets of Buenos Aires. Yiu Fai's life takes on a new spin, while Po Wing's life shatters continually.
無間道 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 462 libraries worldwide
"Chan Wing Yan is a hard-nosed veteran cop sent undercover to infiltrate the notorious Triad crime ring. An expert at bringing down violent crime syndicates, Chan thinks it's going to be a routine mission. What he's not prepared for is the discovery that the Triad's boss has [also] planted a mole in the police department ... and now Chan is being hunted down. In this battle of wills, only one cop can win!" -- Container.
Hero ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 453 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.
Red cliff ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 448 libraries worldwide
An Emperor declares war on two kingdoms in China to unite the entire country during 208 AD, which becomes one of the biggest military battles in history as the two kingdoms unite against the Emperor.
Cyclo ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 401 libraries worldwide
In the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, a young cyclo (pedicab driver) transports anonymous passengers through the teeming streets, trying to eke out a meager living for his two sisters and elderly grandfather.
重慶森林 Chung king express ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in Chinese and held by 363 libraries worldwide
A greasy Hong Kong fast-food joint serves as the focal point for two off-kilter love stories about two cops, both told from multiple perspectives and exploring the fragility of human connections. Detective 223, dumped by his girlfriend, buys a can of pineapple every day which he will eat in a year, if she hasn't changed her mind and returned to him. Meanwhile, he falls in love with a bewigged drug smuggler. Detective 663, also dumped, falls for nutty counter girl Faye. Possibly unhinged by her habit of constantly listening to an ear-shattering rendition of "California Dreamin'," Faye falls for him and begins sneaking into his apartment, rearranging the furniture, cleaning the place up and further weakening his already-shaky grasp on reality.
東邪西毒 ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Ouyang Feng is a heartbroken and cynical man who spends his days alone in the desert. He connects expert swordsmen with those seeking revenge and willing to pay for it. As Ouyang narrates his tale, he interweaves the stories of his unusual clients, old friends and future foes. He begins to realize the mistakes of his own past, and how his fear of rejection may have led him to a life of exile.
Flowers of Shanghai ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in Chinese and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Set in late nineteenth-century Shanghai and takes place in an elegant brothel. With its own highly ritualized codes of behavior, the lives of the "Flower girls" depend on their ability to win, and then keep, the affections of their wealthy callers.
赤壁. 上部及下部 Red cliff. Part 1 and 2 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
"[T]he epic historical drama based on a legendary 208 A.D. battle that heralded the end of the Han Dynasty. A power-hungry Prime Minister-turned-General Cao Cao seeks permission from the Han Dynasty Emperor to organize a southward-bound mission designed to crush the two troublesome warlords who stand in his way, Liu Bei and Sun Quan. Vastly outnumbered by Cao Cao's brutal, fast-approaching army, the warlords band together to mount a heroic campaign-unrivaled in history-that changes the face of China forever"--Container.
東邪西毒 ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 203 libraries worldwide
A story of vagrant swordsmen obtaining vegeance for the women in their lives.
赤壁 Red cliff ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Gorgeous ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Chinese and English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
C.N. (Chan), a dashing Hong Kong millionaire businessman, battles his corporate rival, Howie, by day and wines and dines sexy women by night. He faces his greatest challenge when he falls in love with Bu. When Howie sets a vicious surprise trap for him, C.N. must prepare to fight for his lady and his life.
Chung King Express ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Two thematically-related stories about two depressive police officers who find love with unusual women.
Wu jian dao Infernal affairs ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 124 libraries worldwide
A story of a mole in the police department and an undercover cop. Their objectives are the same - to find out who is the mole, and who is the cop.
Action and adventure films Assassination Assassins Authors Cao, Cao,--155-220 China China--Hong Kong China--Shanghai Collaborationists Crime films Drama Feature films Feature films Femmes fatales Fiction films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Foreign films Gangster films Gay men Generals Historical films History Intelligence officers Intrigue Kings and rulers Liu, Bei,--161-223 Love Man-woman relationships Martial arts films Martial arts films Moles (Spies) Motion pictures, Chinese Police Police films Recovered memory Red Cliffs, Battle of (China : 208) Revenge Romance films Shopping centers Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945) Spy films Swordsmen Thrillers (Motion pictures) Triads (Gangs) Undercover operations Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Warlordism Zhou, Yu,--175-210 Zhuge, Liang,--181-234
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