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

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

Label
Lust, caution
Title
Lust, caution
Statement of responsibility
Haishang Films in association with Focus Features and River Road Entertainment and Sil -Metropole Organisation and Shanghai Film Group Corporation ; 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
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
Credits note
Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, Tim Squyres ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Lai Pan ; production designer, Lai Pan
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content and a scene of brutal violence
  • Rated R
Language note
In Mandarin, with English, French or Spanish subtitles
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
  • 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
  • Foreign films
  • DVDs
  • War films
  • Thrillers (Television programs)
  • Feature films
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
  • China
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Lust, caution, Haishang Films in association with Focus Features and River Road Entertainment and Sil -Metropole Organisation and Shanghai Film Group Corporation ; produced by Bill Kong, Ang Lee, James Schamus ; story by Eileen Chang ; screenplay by Wang Hui-Ling, James Schamus ; directed by Ang Lee, (DVD 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (148 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025195028950
  • 00025195028950
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
62103667
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn182631568
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, single-sided, DVD-9
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lust, caution, Haishang Films in association with Focus Features and River Road Entertainment and Sil -Metropole Organisation and Shanghai Film Group Corporation ; produced by Bill Kong, Ang Lee, James Schamus ; story by Eileen Chang ; screenplay by Wang Hui-Ling, James Schamus ; directed by Ang Lee, (DVD 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (148 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025195028950
  • 00025195028950
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
62103667
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn182631568
System details
DVD ; Region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, single-sided, DVD-9
Video recording format
DVD

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