The Resource Lust, caution, Haishang Films in association with Focus Features and River Road Entertainment ; produced by Bill Kong, Ang Lee, James Schamus ; story by Eileen Chang ; screenplay by Wang Hui-Ling, James Schamus ; directed by Ang Lee, (videorecording)

Lust, caution, Haishang Films in association with Focus Features and River Road Entertainment ; produced by Bill Kong, Ang Lee, James Schamus ; story by Eileen Chang ; screenplay by Wang Hui-Ling, James Schamus ; directed by Ang Lee, (videorecording)

Label
Lust, caution
Title
Lust, caution
Statement of responsibility
Haishang Films in association with Focus Features and River Road Entertainment ; produced by Bill Kong, Ang Lee, James Schamus ; story by Eileen Chang ; screenplay by Wang Hui-Ling, James Schamus ; directed by Ang Lee
Title variation
Se, jie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
Set against the backdrop of Japanese occupied Shanghai in 1942, a young woman finds herself swept up in a radical plot to assassinate a ruthless and secretive intelligence agent. As she immerses herself in her role as a cosmopolitan seductress, she becomes entangled in a dangerous game of emotional intrigue, love and betrayal
Member of
FGMESpU2AD8
Awards note
  • Venice Film Festival, 2007: Golden Lion (Ang Lee) ; Golden Osella (Best Cinematography - Rodrigo Prieto)
  • Golden Horse Film Festival, 2007: Golden Horse Award - Best Actor (Tony Leung Chiu Wai) ; Best Director (Ang Lee) ; Best Film ; Best Makeup & Costume Design (Lai Pan) ; Best New Performer (Wei Tang) ; Best Original Film Score (Alexandre Desplat) ; Best Screenplay, Adapted (Hui-Ling Wang, James Schamus)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Se jie (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, Tim Squyres ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Lai Pan ; production designer, Lai Pan
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content and a scene of brutal violence
Language note
In Mandarin, with English, French or Spanish subtitles. Subtitled in English for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
L878 2008
PerformerNote
Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Tang Wei, Joan Chen, Wang Leehom, Chung Hua Tou
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1959-
  • 1964-
  • 1962-
  • 1961-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kong, Bill
  • Lee, Ang
  • Zhang, Ailing
  • Schamus, James
  • Wang, Huiling
  • Leung, Tony Chiu Wai
  • Wei, Tang
  • Chen, Joan
  • Wang, Lihong
  • Chung, Hua Tou
  • Desplat, Alexandre
  • Hai Sheng Film Production Company
  • Focus Features
  • Haishang Films
  • River Road Entertainment (Firm)
  • Yin duji gou you xian gong si (Hong Kong, China)
  • Shanghai dian ying zhi pian chang
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
148
Series statement
Focus Features spotlight series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assassination
  • Intelligence officers
  • Femmes fatales
  • Intrigue
  • Motion pictures, Chinese
  • Foreign films
  • China
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
  • War films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Asesinato
  • Estupro
  • Assassination
  • Spies
  • Femmes fatales
  • Intrigue
  • China
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Lust, caution, Haishang Films in association with Focus Features and River Road Entertainment ; produced by Bill Kong, Ang Lee, James Schamus ; story by Eileen Chang ; screenplay by Wang Hui-Ling, James Schamus ; directed by Ang Lee, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Titles transliterated from the Chinese
  • Based on the short story Se, jie, by Eileen Chang
  • Special features: "Tiles of deception, lurid affections" featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn182631568
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ; R-rated film.
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 155 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195028950
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
62103667
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)182631568
System details
DVD; Region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital, 5.1; NTSC; dual-layer; copy protected
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lust, caution, Haishang Films in association with Focus Features and River Road Entertainment ; produced by Bill Kong, Ang Lee, James Schamus ; story by Eileen Chang ; screenplay by Wang Hui-Ling, James Schamus ; directed by Ang Lee, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Titles transliterated from the Chinese
  • Based on the short story Se, jie, by Eileen Chang
  • Special features: "Tiles of deception, lurid affections" featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn182631568
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ; R-rated film.
Extent
1 videodisc (approx. 155 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195028950
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
62103667
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)182631568
System details
DVD; Region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital, 5.1; NTSC; dual-layer; copy protected
Video recording format
DVD

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