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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Origins

John Fusco | Posted 02.23.2016 | Entertainment
John Fusco

As both a filmmaker and martial artist, there are few modern movies that I regard as highly as Ang Lee's masterful Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. So when Harvey Weinstein first proposed the idea of revisiting the franchise, I said that I had no interest in writing a straight-up sequel to such a beloved and groundbreaking classic. As it turned out, neither did Harvey.

Tears, Tears and More Tears: On Crying at the Movies

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.02.2016 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Crying at movies seems to happen more frequently of late. A side effect of aging? Perhaps that's just the way it works. I am not embarrassed by the fact that I have this tendency more often of late. Not that I don't take grief about it from my grown sons.

Netflix To Release 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' Sequel

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.30.2014 | Entertainment

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," the Academy Award-winning martial arts film, is finally getting a sequel -- and it's going to be on Netflix. The...

Meet The Granddaddy Of All Pterodactyls

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 04.24.2014 | Science

This may be the granddaddy of all pterodactyls. An international team of researchers is reporting that a 162-million-year-old fossil found in China...

Modern Myths in Movies and What's Missing

Clarence Haynes | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment
Clarence Haynes

The current trend of superhero/fantasy/sci-fi films can be seen as a form of modern mythology -- grand out-of-the-ordinary tales inspired by human experience like lore of old, with this newer crop of stories heavily influenced by big entertainment corporate interests.

Once Upon a Time in Kung Fu

Bey Logan | Posted 10.12.2013 | Entertainment
Bey Logan

There's a Chinese saying that, when you drink the water, you should remember the place from where it flows. Following this principle, The Grandmaster reveals the legend that lies behind martial arts movie icon Bruce Lee.

7 Foreign Films Kids Will Love

Common Sense Media | Posted 10.02.2013 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Despite globalization and global pop culture, there are distinct perspectives, cultural differences and approaches to filmmaking on display in films made in other countries.

Live from the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival: Sunday, June 30

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.30.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

People occasionally ask me how I choose the films I see at a film festival. There's a long, complicated answer to that but let's go with a short one: Sometimes the films pick me.

Things I'd Like To See In "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 2"

Jon Chattman | Posted 04.02.2013 | Comedy
Jon Chattman

For the most part, sequel to iconic films tend to disappoint. For every Godfather and X2, there seem to be dozens upon dozens of films like Arthur 2: ...

Oscar-Winning Global Smash Gets Surprise Sequel

Posted 01.25.2013 | Entertainment

"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," one of the most influential imports of the last 13 years, will get a sequel. According to Deadline.com, The Weinstei...

Lucas Kavner

Is Ang Lee The Most Diverse Director Of All Time?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 01.10.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- Ang Lee's best films begin with an initial calmness, a tranquility, which inevitably breaks open and gives way to desire and explosive emo...

Lindi Ortega Video Exclusive, Plus Chatting With Yo-Yo Ma and Mason Jennings

Mike Ragogna | Posted 02.05.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Bond Girl Deported From Burma Over Iconic Role

www.moviefone.com | Posted 09.08.2011 | Home

Actress Michelle Yeoh -- best known for her roles in the James Bond film 'Tomorrow Never Dies' and 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' -- has been deport...

Crouching Tiger vs. Slobbering Slumdog: What Ang Lee Gets Right About Globalization

Chi Tung | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Chi Tung

Slumdog might be a shining example of how to package a transglobal blockbuster. But its fatal flaw is that it often treats globalization, the lingua franca of today's world, as unassailable gospel.

DVDs: I Heart "Firefly"

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Firefly is quirky, with the offbeat and clever dialogue we expect from Whedon. But it's also wholly satisfying and fun from episode one

Academy to Slumdog Millionaire: Love Your Film, Hate Your Actors

Jason Notte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jason Notte

In keeping with the Academy's tradition of recognizing Indian contributions to the film industry, we pay tribute to Slumdog Millionaire by excluding it from our acting categories.