Tag: chinese

Heathens and Thieves (2012) 5.2

Heathens and Thieves (2012)

In the Old West, lawmen, drifters, and hired gunman converge on an isolated ranch, believing its Chinese owners possess stolen gold.::Anonymous...

Wish Dragon (2021) 7.5

Wish Dragon (2021)

A tale of discovering the greatest wish of all....

Disputed Passage (1939) 6.7

Disputed Passage (1939)

A doctor's medical studies are threatened by his infatuation with a Chinese girl. The girl returns to China, but complications ensue when she runs into him in Nanking during a Japanese bombing raid.::[email protected]

Sax Rohmer’s The Castle of Fu Manchu (1969) 2.9

Sax Rohmer’s The Castle of Fu Manchu (1969)

The evil mastermind Fu Manchu plots his latest scheme to basically freeze over the Earth's oceans with his diabolical new device. Opposing him is his arch-nemesis, Interpol's very British Dr. Nayland Smith....

The Tournament (2009) 6.1

The Tournament (2009)

Every seven years in an unsuspecting town, The Tournament takes place. A battle royale between 30 of the world's deadliest assassins. The last man standing receiving the $10,000,000 cash prize and the title of Worlds No ...

Last Train Home (2009) 7.7

Last Train Home (2009)

Husband and wife Changhua Zhang and Suqin Chen are among 130 million migrant Chinese workers, most, like them, who have left children behind in the village for elders to care of, and who only see their family once a year...

Monkey King: Hero Is Back (2015) 6.8

Monkey King: Hero Is Back (2015)

The all-powerful Monkey King once roamed freely between Heaven and Earth, but after angering the gods, he was imprisoned within an ice cage deep within the mountains. Five hundred years later, monsters attack a small vil...

The Front Line (2011) 7.4

The Front Line (2011)

Towards the end of the Korean War an uneasy ceasefire is ordered, but out on the Eastern front line of the Aerok Hills fierce fighting continues. A race to capture a strategic point to determine a new border between the ...

E.14 (2020) 8.6

E.14 (2020)

As a sex worker (Liberty) desperately searches for housing after recently discovering she is pregnant, her ex-boyfriend/pimp (King) battles with supporting his family. Meanwhile, an undocumented teen (Augustin) struggles...

Sheep Without a Shepherd (2019) 6.8

Sheep Without a Shepherd (2019)

Desperate measures are taken by a man who tries to save his family from the dark side of the law, after they commit an unexpected crime....

Brotherhood of Blades (2014) 6.6

Brotherhood of Blades (2014)

This is a movie set in the late Ming Dynasty. The 3 main characters are all elite guards for the palace. One of their fellow guardsmen goes bad. His former companions must now forget their bond and apprehend him. But are...

Kundun (1997) 7

Kundun (1997)

The Tibetans refer to the Dalai Lama as 'Kundun', which means 'The Presence'. He was forced to escape from his native home, Tibet, when communist China invaded and enforced an oppressive regime upon the peaceful nation o...

Chinese Take-Out (2011) 7.3

Chinese Take-Out (2011)

In Buenos Aires, the bitter and methodic Roberto is a lonely man and the owner of a hardware store. Roberto collects bizarre worldwide news in an album as a hobby and his acquaintance Mari has an unrequited love for him,...

The Forbidden Kingdom (2008) 6.6

The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)

An American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With ...

Gigantic (2008) 6

Gigantic (2008)

Do we ever get what we want? Brian sells mattresses in a warehouse store. His father and older brothers have material success; he wants a child. He's applied to adopt a baby from China. A man who appears homeless seems t...

Three Adventures of Brooke (2018) 6

Three Adventures of Brooke (2018)

A Chinese girl named Xingxi travels alone to Alor Setar, a town in Northern Malaysia. As the result of a blown tire, she experiences three variant adventures. She introduces herself to people as different identities with...

Guardian Angels (1995) 5.9

Guardian Angels (1995)

Gerard Depardieu plays a sleazy Paris nightclub owner and ex-detective who flies to Hong Kong to rescue the young son of a friend murdered by the Chinese mob. He leaves the boy in the hands of an earnest priest (Christia...

My Name Is Bruce (2007) 6.2

My Name Is Bruce (2007)

Four teenage kids from the tiny mining town of Gold Lick vandalize a nineteenth-century cemetery of Chinese laborers when one of them disturbs a demon who's been guarding the souls of 100 workers killed in a cave-in. Jef...

Mulan (2020) 5.6

Mulan (2020)

A young Chinese maiden disguises herself as a male warrior in order to save her father....

Skiptrace (2016) 5.7

Skiptrace (2016)

Still blaming himself for the untimely demise of his best friend after nine long years, the veteran Hong Kong police detective, Bennie Chan, still finds himself on a wild-goose chase, trying to expose the elusive crimina...

Return of the Chinese Boxer (1977) 6.6

Return of the Chinese Boxer (1977)

In wake of the First Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895), a group of Japanese warlords calculate that the best way to prepare an invasion of the rest of China from their southern Manchuria staging ground. They form an alliance...

Three Kingdoms (2008) 6.2

Three Kingdoms (2008)

His country torn asunder by civil war, Zhao Zilong, a common man heeds the call of duty and from the humblest of roots rises through the ranks on wings of courage and cunning to command an army charged with liberating th...

Princess Yang Kwei-fei (1955) 7.2

Princess Yang Kwei-fei (1955)

In 8th-century China, the Emperor is grieving over the death of his wife. The Yang family wants to provide the Emperor with a consort so that they may consolidate their influence over the court. General An Lushan finds a...

Crisis s1 e9 You Do Not Know War 7.9

Crisis s1 e9 You Do Not Know War

When President Devore pays a visit to FBI headquarters, Director Olsen allows Dunn and Finley to share their theories on the kidnapping with him. Gibson sends a parent on a mission that could bring the United States to w...

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...

City of Life and Death (2009) 7.7

City of Life and Death (2009)

In 1937, Japan occupied Nanjing, the Chinese capital. There was a battle and subsequent atrocities against the inhabitants, especially those who took refuge in the International Security Zone.::Anonymous...

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love-1959 8.5

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love-1959

In the World War II, the pacifist and humanist Japanese Kaji accepts to travel with his wife Michiko to the tiny Manchurian village Loh Hu Liong to work as supervisor in an iron ore mine to avoid to be summoned to the mi...

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer-1961 8.8

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer-1961

Part three of a trilogy. After the Japanese defeat to the Russians in the last episode, Kaji, the Japanese soldier and humanistic protagonist, leads the last remaining men through Manchuria. Intent on returning to his de...

The Bird People in China-1998 7.5

The Bird People in China-1998

A young Japanese salaryman is sent by his company to a remote Chinese village to evaluate precious Jade that is found there but before he arrives he meets up with yakuza who was sent to tail him to protect his boss's int...

Web Junkie-2013 6.4

Web Junkie-2013

The Chinese government is the first to classify internet addiction as a clinical disorder. 'Web Junkie' identifies internet addiction and focuses on the treatment used in Chinese rehabilitation centres. The film delves i...

Lost in Russia-2020 5.7

Lost in Russia-2020

As Ivan plans to go to America for work purposes, his plans are foiled when he decides to follow his mother on a train to Moscow....

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, ...

Saving Mr. Wu-2015 6.7

Saving Mr. Wu-2015

Mr. Wu (Andy Lau) is kidnapped in Beijing by Zhang Hua (Wang Qianyuan) and three accomplices, all disguised as cops and demanding a ransom of 3 million RMB. In the ensuing 20 hours, the Chinese detectives led by Chief Xi...

Da wan-2001 6.8

Da wan-2001

Yankie director Don Tyler faces mounting insecurity and declining health while on location in Beijing, so his assistant hires down-and-out camerman YoYo to take the reins. Scrambling, studio boss sells the sagging pictur...

Rush Hour 3-2007 6.2

Rush Hour 3-2007

Almost three years after their last adventure in Rush Hour 2 (2001), Carter is now working as a Los Angeles traffic officer, while his friend and ace Hong Kong Police inspector, Lee, escorts the Chinese Ambassador, Han, ...

Enter the Game of Death-1978 6

Enter the Game of Death-1978

World War 2 is approaching, and China is suspecting an invasion from Germany and Japan. Mr. Chang Bruce Le is hired by a Chinese espionage group to recover a secret document - crucial in winning victory - hidden on the t...

The Chinese Mayor-2015 7.7

The Chinese Mayor-2015

DATONG follows the life and work of a controversial Chinese Communist Mayor GENG YANBO to tell the story about how he takes a radical reform to demolish 140,000 households and relocate half a million people to give way t...

Mr. and Mrs. Incredible-2011 5.4

Mr. and Mrs. Incredible-2011

In ancient China, a husband and wife, both of them retired superheroes, contend with the high cost of living, infertility, and other contemporary life issues.::Anonymous...

One Child Nation-2019 7.5

One Child Nation-2019

First-time mother and filmmaker Nanfu Wang uncovers the untold history of China's One-Child policy and the generations of parents and children forever shaped by this social experiment....

The Amazing Panda Adventure-1995 5.8

The Amazing Panda Adventure-1995

Young American Ryan Tyler visits his zoologist father on a panda preserve in China while on summer vacation and gets involved in the rescue of a baby panda from unscrupulous poachers who want to murder the cub's mother a...