House of Flying Daggers
During the reign of the Tang dynasty in China, a secret organization called "The House of the Flying Daggers" rises and opposes the government. Leo is a police officer who sends officer Jin to investigate a young dancer named Mei, claiming that she has ties to the "Flying Daggers"...
|Other Authors:||, , , , , ,|
|Summary:||During the reign of the Tang dynasty in China, a secret organization called "The House of the Flying Daggers" rises and opposes the government. Leo is a police officer who sends officer Jin to investigate a young dancer named Mei, claiming that she has ties to the "Flying Daggers" organization. Leo ends up arresting Mei, only to have Jin break her free in a plot to gain her trust and lead the police to the new leader of the secret organization. But things are far more complicated than they seem.|
|Item Description:||Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.|
Special features: Commentary with actor Ziyi Zhang and director Zhang Yimou; creating the visual effects featurette; making-of 'House of Flying Daggers' featurette; theme song 'Lovers' music video; behind the scenes photo gallery; costumes gallery; storyboard comparisions; previews.
|Physical Description:||1 videodisc (119min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Format:||DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.|
|Audience:||MPAA rating: PG-13; for sequences of stylized martial arts violence, and some sexuality.|
|Awards:||Golden Satellite Awards, 2005, Golden Satellite Award - Best Cinematography (Xiaoding Zhao).|
|Production Credits:||Director of photography, Zhao Xiaoding ; editor, Cheng Long ; original music score, Shigeru Umebayashi ; costume designer, Emi Wada ; production designer, Huo Tingxiao ; visual effects, Animal Logic Film ; action director, Tony Ching Siu-Tung.|
Culver City, Calif. :
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment,
DVD -- Bring case to circulation desk
PN1995.9.F6716 S55 2005
|PN1995.9.F6716 S55 2005||Available Place a Hold|