Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Released Date
December 8, 2000
Distributor
Sony Pictures Classics
Genre
Action
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$17,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$128,078,872 + $85,446,864 = $213,525,736
61
Michelle Yeoh

as Yu Shu Lien

45
Zhang Ziyi 章子怡

as Jen Yu

69
Chow Yun Fat

as Li Mu Bai

47
Chang Chen

as Lo

About Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

A young Chinese warrior steals a sword from a famed swordsman and then escapes into a world of romantic adventure with a mysterious man in the frontier of the nation.

About

Martial arts film directed by Ang Lee and based on the fourth novel, of the same name, in the Wang Dulu-authored wuxia book series Crane Iron Pentalogy. In the movie, a young Chinese warrior steals a sword and escapes into a world of romantic adventure with a mysterious man.

Trivia

The film's choreographer Yuen Woo-ping would later direct the English-language sequel Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny.