Release Date: December 8, 2000
2h 0m | Action/Adventure, Drama, Romance
In 19th century Qing Dynasty China, a warrior (Yun-Fat) gives his magical jade sword, Green Destiny, to his lover (Yeoh) to deliver to safe keeping, but it is stolen, and the chase is on to find it. As the search leads to the House of Yu, the story takes on a whole different level, including the manipulations of the wicked warrior, Jade Fox (Peipei), a mysterious young woman (Ziyi), and her desert lover (Chen).
Winner of the 2001 Oscar Awards for Foreign Language Film, Art Direction, Cinematography, and Music (Score).
|Studio:||Sony Pictures Classics|
|Producer(s):||Ang Lee, Li-Kong Hsu, William Kong|
|Cast:||Chow Yun-Fat, Michelle Yeoh, Ziyi Zhang, Chang Chen, Cheng Pei Pei, Li Fa Zeng|
|Writer(s):||James Schamus, Wang Hui-Ling, Tsai Kuo Jung|