Tag: Andrew Lau

Lover of the Last Empress (1995) 5.7

Lover of the Last Empress (1995)

A legendary curse is placed on the fall of the Manchu Dynasty. Empress Dowager Cixi goes from just another pretty face in the harem of the concubines to the First Lady of Vice via various strategies and manipulations in ...

A Man Called Hero (1999) 5.8

A Man Called Hero (1999)

Episodic saga from the first half of the 20th century follows Hero Hua from an ill-omened June day in his youth to a showdown 17 years later with a disaffected member of his martial-arts school, a Japanese named Invincib...

Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (2010) 6.3

Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (2010)

Seven years after the apparent death of Chen Zhen, who was shot after discovering who was responsible for his teacher's death (Huo Yuanjia) in Japanese-occupied Shanghai. A mysterious stranger arrives from overseas and b...

Young & Dangerous: The Prequel-1998 6.4

Young & Dangerous: The Prequel-1998

This story occurs between the two opening sequences of the first "Young and Dangerous" film. Chan Ho-Nam, Chicken, Chou-pan, and Pou-pan join the Hung Hing Society and find that one of their own, Kwan, has betrayed them ...

Sausalito-2000 5.7

Sausalito-2000

Ella is a divorced Chinese American taxi driver who spends her days ferrying people around the roads of Sausalito, San Francisco. After work, she spends time with her 8-year old son, Scott. Ella meets Mike at Sky House, ...

The Captain-2019 5.9

The Captain-2019

Directed by Andrew Lau, the film is based on a real-life incident in May 2018, when the cockpit windshield of a Sichuan Airlines flight shattered while the plane was flying 30,000 feet above the Tibetan Plateau. The co-p...

Haunted Changi-2010 5.2

Haunted Changi-2010

In January of 2010, a group of local filmmakers began exploring the famously haunted Old Changi Hospital in Singapore with terrifying and tragic results. This movie pieces together the original Haunted Changi film crew's...

Ghost Lantern-1993 6.1

Ghost Lantern-1993

A street hustler with terrible luck (Tony Leung) encounters the sensual ghost of a woman (Chingmy Yau) and discovers that he was murdered by a crime boss in a previous life. Together they try to free each other from the ...

The Legend of Speed-1999 6.1

The Legend of Speed-1999

Sky.. is a street racer. Who would like to follow his father's steps to becoming a street racing god.::filmseri...

Born to Be King-2000 6.4

Born to Be King-2000

Triad member Chicken is designated by Taiwan's San Luen Gang to marry Nanako, the daughter of the fifth generation leader of the Yamada Gang in Japan. Later, the leader of the triad group gets murdered. Actually, all the...

A Beautiful Life-2011 6.7

A Beautiful Life-2011

A beautiful real-estate agent (Peiru) gets drunk at a karaoke bar and throws up on a principled, lonely cop (Zhendong). Zhendong quickly falls for the flirtatious Peiru despite the fact that she's having a tortuous affai...