Production Year: 2000 - Action/Adventure - Director: Tom Dey - Original Language: English - Classification: 12 years and over - Starring: Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson, Lucy Liu, Curtis Armstrong, Xander (On Ciao since: 06/2000)
Production Year: 2003 - Comedy - Director: David Dobkin - Original Language: English - Classification: 12 years and over - Starring: Owen Wilson, Aidan Gillen, Jackie Chan, Fann Wong, Fan Man-Fong (On Ciao since: 04/2003)
Production Year: 1986 - Drama, Action & Adventure - Director: Jim Goddard - Original Language: English - Classification: 12 years and over, 15 years and over - Starring: Madonna, Sean Penn (On Ciao since: 07/2006)
Production Year: 2005 - Drama, Action/Adventure - Director: Wang Xiaoshuai - Original Language: Mandarin - Classification: 15 years and over, TBA - Starring: Tang Yang, Anlian Yan, Yuanyuan Gao, Li (On Ciao since: 10/2006)
Spain released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), Spanish ( Subtitles ), ANAMORPHIC WIDESCREEN (2.35:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Anamorphic...... more
Spain released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), Spanish ( Subtitles ), ANAMORPHIC WIDESCREEN (2.35:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Anamorphic Widescreen, Interactive Menu, Scene Access, SYNOPSIS: As China's great train, the Shanghai Express, is being boarded and loaded with baggage, a mixed assortment of characters run elbows, a lady of questionable reputation known as 'the White Flower of the Chinese coast; a British Medical Corps officer; Warner Oland, a shady half-caste merchant with a penchant for carrying a cane; and Anna Mae Wong, an American-bred Chinese prostitute with plans for starting anew in marriage. The time of the journey is one of great political unrest, with the possibility of bands of rebels attacking the train looming large. SCREENED/AWARDED AT: Oscar Academy Awards, ...Shanghai Express
The Magic Asia Snacks are truly magic: conjure in a blink Asian rice and noodle-specialities on the table. Whether fried noodles (Gebratenen Nudeln) or thai...... more
The Magic Asia Snacks are truly magic: conjure in a blink Asian rice and noodle-specialities on the table. Whether fried noodles (Gebratenen Nudeln) or thai noodles (Thailändischer Nudeltopf), every meal is a culinary journey to Far East.
Advantages: Wilson's Wit and Chan's high kicks Disadvantages: A plodding and cliched plot
...Shanghai Surprise? Well no not really. Shanghai Noon has an enormous advantage over its sequel, everyone expected it to be rubbish. Wilson?s wit teamed with Chan?s physical dexterity and choreographed ingenuity made for a pleasant surprise. The trouble with Shanghai Knights is we expect it to be good, don?t get me wrong it?s not that it?s bad, it?s just OK.
It?s unfortunate that there isn...
Advantages: Fascinating insight into Communist China Disadvantages: Won't appeal to many
...to return to their homes, but found themselves unable to do so. The Wu family is one such family. By the beginning of the 80s, daughter Qing Hong has grown up in the countryside and is settled there, but her father is anxious to return to his hometown of Shanghai along with his wife and son and daughter so that they can have a better life.
Unfortunately, his wishes are not shared by the rest...
Advantages: Good old chop-socky Disadvantages: You'll hate it if you dislike no-brainers
...The heroes of ?Shanghai Noon? are back! This time, former highwayman Roy O?Bannon and former Chinese Imperial Guard Chon Wang have to travel to England to track down the killers of Chon?s estranged father. But when they arrive, they stumble on a plot to murder the royal family. With help from Chon?s younger sister, Lin and bumbling Scotland Yard detective Artie, they must foil the villains...