Shang-Chi, the master of unarmed weaponry based Kung Fu, is forced to confront his past after being drawn into the Ten Rings organisation. Movie in English with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
With martial arts getting more popular in the Thirties, more people seek to learn them via the professionals at Foshan in Southern China. Some of the experienced masters like to challenge their counterparts and undergoing battles. To have their whole concentration, it is their practice to lock up the venues and no one is allowed to leave during battles. No food and no rest before reaching any results. Ip Man is a young rich man extremely talented in martial arts, but he chooses to keep a low profile. Yet this doesn't keep him out of these troubles ahead.
In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minster Cao Cao convinced the fickle Emperor Han the only way to unite all of China was to declare war on the kingdoms of Xu in the west and East Wu in the south. Thus began a military campaign of unprecedented scale, led by the Prime Minister, himself. Left with no other hope for survival, the kingdoms of Xu and East Wu formed an unlikely alliance. Numerous battles of strength and wit ensued, both on land and on water, eventually culminating in the battle of Red Cliff.
Qiyao is a young Shanghai inhabitant who is destined to live through the historic twists of her city, from the post-war luxurious revelry of nationalists' highest society to Mao's Cultural Revolution and the new China of the 1970s. Several men enter her life, but eventually, Qiyao realizes that only the city is worthy of her loyalty. Cast: Sammi Cheng, Tony Leung Ka Fai, Jun Hu Directed by Stanley Kwan Scriptwriter: Anyi Wang, Elmond Yeung Producer: Jackie Chan Movie in Chinese (Mandarin) with subtitles in English and Latvian.
Constable Ho Ka Po joins a police surveillance unit that keeps track of jewelry storerobbers. Film is an excellent example of a suspense film. It keeps the audience glued to the images of the city streets which are always hiding someone who is neither seen nor heard but notices everything. Cast: Simon Yam, Tony Leung Ka Fai, Kate Tsui Directed by Yau Nai Hoi Scriptwriter: Yau Nai Hoi, Au Kin Yee Producer: Catherine Chan Movie in Chinese with subtitles in English and Latvian.
Set in the ancient China, this film tells a story of three people's destinies. When the beloved woman of Ouyang Feng scorns him by marrying his brother, he settles in the desert, becoming a hired assassin. His broken heart and shattered pride have caused Ouyang Feng to become cynical and cruel. Cast: Jacky Cheung, Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung Ka Fai Directed by Wong Kar-Wai Scriptwriter: Wong Kar-Wai Producer: Sung-lin Tsai Movie in Chinese (Mandarin) with subtitles in English and Latvian.
Sid, son of a famous gangster, is hiding in the mountains from a furious Hong Kong gang leader. Here he meets a Zen drummer commune, and the encounter changes his life. By learning the art of playing Zen drums, Sid learns to understand himself and his tyrannical father as well. Cast: Jaycee Chan, Tony Leung Ka Fai, Josie Ho Directed by Kenneth Bi Scriptwriter: Kenneth Bi Producer: Peggy Chiao Movie in Chinese with subtitles in English and Latvian.
The new film from Ang Lee, the Academy Award-winning director of "Brokeback Mountain" and "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon". A startling erotic espionage thriller about the fate of an ordinary woman's heart, it is based on the short story by revered Chinese author Eileen Chang, and stars Asian cinema icon Tony Leung opposite screen newcomer Tang Wei. Cast: Eileen Chang, James Schamus, Hui-Ling Wang Directed by Ang Lee Movei in Chinese and Japanese with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.