Tag: chinese

Three Adventures of Brooke (2018) 6

Three Adventures of Brooke (2018)

Storyline: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 id...

Guardian Angels (1995) 5.9

Guardian Angels (1995)

Storyline: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 pri...

Skiptrace (2016) 5.7

Skiptrace (2016)

Storyline: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 el...

Mulan (2020) 5.6

Mulan (2020)

Storyline: A young Chinese maiden disguises herself as a male warrior in order to save her father. User Reviews: Mulan is not as bad as some reviews indicate. I think some were overly harsh. It wasn't the most wonderf...

Return of the Chinese Boxer (1977) 6.5

Return of the Chinese Boxer (1977)

Storyline: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 for...

"Crisis" You Do Not Know War (TV Episode 2014) 7.9

"Crisis" You Do Not Know War (TV Episode 2014)

Storyline: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 Unite...

A Man Called Hero (1999) 5.8

A Man Called Hero (1999)

Storyline: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 n...

City of Life and Death (2009) 7.7

City of Life and Death (2009)

Storyline: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.User Reviews: I...

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959) 8.4

The Human Condition I: No Greater Love (1959)

Storyline:A Japanese pacifist and socialist, unable to face the dire consequences of conscientious objection, is transformed by his attempts to compromise with the demands of war-time Japan.User Reviews:

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer (1961) 8.5

The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer (1961)

Storyline:His ideals challenged by life as a conscript in war-time Japan's military, a pacifist faces ever greater tests in his fight for survival.User Reviews:

The Joy Luck Club (1993) 7.3

The Joy Luck Club (1993)

Storyline:Through a series of flashbacks, four Chinese women born in America and their respective mothers born in feudal China explore their pasts.User Reviews:

Master of the Drunken Fist: Beggar So (2016) 6.0

Master of the Drunken Fist: Beggar So (2016)

Storyline:Due to a conspiracy, the wealthy So Chan loses everything but is saved by the Beggars' Sect. He learns the long lost martial art - Drunken Fist, to defeat the person who framed him.User Reviews:

Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior (2006) 5.7

Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior (2006)

Storyline:It is the story of an average, popular American teenager named Wendy Wu who discovers that in order to win the coveted crown she must first learn the way of the warrior. Wendy Wu has a one track mind, and th...

Shinjuku Incident (2009) 7

Shinjuku Incident (2009)

Storyline:In China, the poor worker Tietou repairs tractors and misses his sweetheart Xiu Xiu, back in Japan, she having never sent any news to her family or him. While illegally emigrating to Japan, Tietou loses his ...

Stroke of Death (1979) 6.3

Stroke of Death (1979)

Storyline:Ching, a small-time crook, is sent to prison. There he meets a one-eyed master who has been sentenced to death. Shortly before he is executed, he gives Ching a wooden keepsake, half of which is missing, and ...

The World (2004) 7.1

The World (2004)

Storyline:"The World" is a theme park on the outskirts of Beijing, sixteen kilometers from the Chinese capital, designed around scaled representations of the world's famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower or the Le...

Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back (2017) 5.4

Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back (2017)

Storyline:Tang Monk brings three disciples on a journey to the West. On the outside, everything seems harmonious. However, tension is present beneath the surface, and their hearts and minds are not in agreement. After...

Shanghai Noon (2000) 6.6

Shanghai Noon (2000)

Storyline:A 19th century Western. Chon Wang is a clumsy Imperial Guard to the Emperor of China. When Princess Pei Pei is kidnapped from the Forbidden City, Wang feels personally responsible and insists on joining the ...

The Empty Hands (2017) 6.4

The Empty Hands (2017)

Storyline:Half Japanese Hong Kong girl Mari Hirakawa who succeeds karate school after tragic death of her Karate master and father encounters ex-karate student, ex-yakuza Chan Keung who also succeeds the half of her f...

Initial D (2005) 6.4

Initial D (2005)

Storyline:Two mountain road racers, Nakazato and Takahashi, challenged each other to find the best racers, and defeat them in "battles". Nakazato was surprisingly defeated by an old Toyota Trueno AE86 (Corolla in the ...

Irma Vep (1996) 7

Irma Vep (1996)

Storyline:French filmmaker René Vidal was once a renowned director, but most see his career on a quick downward slide based on his last several films. In Paris, he is just starting to film his latest movie, a remake o...

Kiss of the Dragon (2001) 6.6

Kiss of the Dragon (2001)

Storyline:Liu Jian, a police officer from China, comes to Paris to help the vice squad apprehend a Chinese drug lord and his unknown French connection. The French connection is Richard, the head of the vice squad, who...

The Spy Next Door (2010) 5.5

The Spy Next Door (2010)

Storyline:Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids (who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau). When one of the youngsters accidentally downloads a...

White Tiger (1996) 5

White Tiger (1996)

Storyline:When D.E.A. agent Mike Ryan undertakes the huge task of avenging the brutal murder of his partner John Grogan, he finds he must fight both sides; the murderer and his double crossing police buddies. Now with...