Taiwan: not watched

View:
Log in to copy items to your own lists.
1.
In Case of Love (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Gavin Lin
 
2.
Invitation Only (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Five people arrive at a party, fully unaware that the special night is just a cover for an evening of torture and murder. (95 mins.)
Director: Kevin Ko
 
3.
Xin lian (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
(108 mins.)
Director: Chi Yin
 
4.
Like a Dream (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
(118 mins.)
Director: Clara Law
 
5.
Love of May (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
(109 mins.)
Director: Hsiao-Ming Hsu
 
6.
Gu lian hua (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
A young warrior seeks fame and recognition by defeating the greatest swordsman alive. Meanwhile, he comes into the possession of a cursed blade who brings misfortune to all it comes across.
Director: Ching-Chieh Lin
 
7.
Prince of Tears (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Two sisters whose family moves to Taiwan after their father fights in the civil war against the communists in mainland China, find their lives turned upside-down after their parents are thrown into jail and accused of being spies. (122 mins.)
Director: Yonfan
 
8.
The Puppetmaster (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
In the first half of this century, young Li Tienlu joines a travelling puppet theatre and subsequently... (142 mins.)
Director: Hsiao-Hsien Hou
 
9.
Splendid Float (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Roy is a Taoist priest but also a drag queen performer. He meets and falls for Sunny but when SUnny disappears without saying good bye, Roy begins to suspect that something terrible has happened. (73 mins.)
Director: Zero Chou
 
10.
Taipei Story (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Lung, a former member of the national Little League team and now operator of an old-style fabric business... (110 mins.)
Director: Edward Yang
 
11.
Taipei 24H (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Eight stories from different filmmakers chronicle 24 hours in Taipei. (94 mins.)
 
12.
Tears (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A detective seeks redemption after taking on an assignment involving the death of a girl. (111 mins.)
Director: Wen-tang Cheng
 
13.
The Most Distant Course (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Tthree young souls, with different purposes, comes to the coast and search for the meaning of their life, a journey considerably longer than any of them has taken before. (110 mins.)
Director: Jing-Jie Lin
 
14.
The Treasure Hunter (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  
A notorious international crime group chases after a young chivalrous man, his mentor's daughter, and a famous archaeologist, who possess a map leading to ancient treasure. (105 mins.)
Director: Yen-Ping Chu
 
15.
Three Times (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Three stories set in three times, 1911, 1966 and 2005. Two actors play the two main characters in each story. (132 mins.)
Director: Hsiao-Hsien Hou
 
16.
Tonight Nobody Goes Home (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
(120 mins.)
Director: Sylvia Chang
 
17.
Tropical Fish (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Young boy, Ah-Jiang, a school failure and day dreamer witnesses the kidnapping of a child. After being taken hostage by a corrupt family, he begins an unusual adventure away from home. (107 mins.)
Director: Yu-Hsun Chen
 
18.
Turn Left, Turn Right (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
This is a movie about two people (Gigi Leung and Takeshi Kaneshiro), who are destined to be together but by some twist of circumstances they never find each other. (95 mins.)
 
19.
 
20.
A Confucian Confusion (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
After firing a colleague, the head of a PR company begins to question her lifestyle and values. (125 mins.)
Director: Edward Yang
 
21.
Ballistic (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
(95 mins.)
Director: Lawrence Ah Mon
 
22.
B.T.S. (Better Than Sex) (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A web of connected stories on adventure, sex, and love in Taiwan, including a 17 y.o. boy with a porn obsession, three hoodlums, and a self-righteous police officer. (92 mins.)
Director: Chao-Bin Su
 
23.
Candy Rain (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Four separate vignettes about lesbian relationships and dating, ending with a summation about relationships. (106 mins.)
Director: Hung-i Chen
 
24.
Colorful Mind (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
When an art teacher moves from the big city to teach in a remote town, he discovers a student with a tremendous gift for drawing... (95 mins.)
Director: Kun-Hou Chen
 
25.
Comedy Makes You Cry (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
This story is a description of how modern people search for their happiness and self-worth in Taipei City... (112 mins.)
Director: Wu Tsung-Te
 
26.
Do Over (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Do Over follows five characters over twenty four hours on the last day of the year. As the interrelated stories proceed... (113 mins.)
Director: Yu-Chieh Cheng
 
27.
Exit No. 6 (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Around Exit No. 6 of the Ximen MRT station, on the streets of Taipei in the beginning of the 21st century, 6 mysteries have taken place. (99 mins.)
Director: Yu-Hsien Lin
 
28.
Face (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Hsiao-Kang, a Taiwanese film director, travels to the Louvre in Paris, France, to shoot a film that explores the Salomé myth. (138 mins.)
Director: Ming-liang Tsai
 
29.
How Are You, Dad? (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A father can have many different kinds of faces. Which one does your father have? This is a film of ten short stories... (107 mins.)
Director: Tso-chi Chang
 
30.
I Don't Want to Sleep Alone (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A day laborer is badly beaten, and a young man nurses him back to health. (115 mins.)
Director: Ming-liang Tsai
 
31.
In Our Time (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Four short films from four different directors, spanning from the 1950s to the 1980s. (106 mins.)
Director: Yi Chang, I-Chen Ko
 
32.
Angel Heart (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A young Chinese woman is struggling with her inner torment. (100 mins.)
Director: Yen-Ping Chu, Lee Fu
 
33.
Help Me, Eros (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Ah Jie lost everything in the stock market due to a severe economic crisis. He spends his days in his sealed apartment... (103 mins.)
Director: Kang-sheng Lee
 
34.
Nu huan (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
An anthology of three erotic stories. In the first story ("Pink Encounter"), a salesman is unable to... (80 mins.)
 
35.
The Boys from Fengkuei (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Ah-Ching and his friends have just finished school in their island fishing village, and now spend most of their time drinking and fighting... (101 mins.)
Director: Hsiao-Hsien Hou
 
36.
A Brighter Summer Day (1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Based on a true story, primarily on a conflict between two youth gangs, a 14-year-old boy's girlfriend conflicts with the head of one gang for an unclear reason, until finally the conflict comes to a violent climax. (237 mins.)
Director: Edward Yang
 
37.
A City of Sadness (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A beautiful, historical film based upon the complex lives of four brothers. (157 mins.)
Director: Hsiao-Hsien Hou
 
38.
What on Earth Have I Done Wrong?! (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
What on Earth has Doze Niu done wrong? Doze runs into many problems ranging from relationship woes to professional challenges as he tries to secure funding for what he thinks will be the next mockumentary blockbuster. (96 mins.)
Director: Doze Niu
 
39.
Kano (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A Taiwanese high school baseball team travels to Japan in 1931 to compete in a national tournament. (185 mins.)
Director: Umin Boya