Where is the end of the world? A rich girl diagnosed with leukemia wants to follow a sailor friend to St Kilda, Scotland to find out...but first she must search him out, who is missing.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Two melancholy Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious female underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he frequents.

Director: Kar-wai Wong
Stars: Brigitte Lin, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Tony Chiu Wai Leung
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Keith is a Japanese twenty-something who is followed by Death in various disguises. When he finally faces her, Death tells him that he has only 12 hours to live and he needs to make the ... See full summary »

Director: Wonsuk Chin
Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Mira Sorvino, Jeffrey Wright
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Teddy Chan
Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Jordan Chan, Charlie Yeung
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A few years in the life of Ah Kam, starting with her joining action director Master Tung's team of regulars.

Director: Ann Hui
Stars: Michelle Yeoh, Sammo Hung Kam-Bo, Ken Lo
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A story of three couples and their intertwining love stories set in 1940s Taiwan and Shanghai, centered around the 1949 sinking of Taiping.

Director: John Woo
Stars: Frank M. Ahearn, Shan Cong, Takeshi Kaneshiro
Fallen Angels (1995)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A disillusioned killer embarks on his last hit but first he has to overcome his affections for his cool, detached partner. Thinking it's dangerous and improper to become involved with a ... See full summary »

Director: Kar-wai Wong
Stars: Leon Lai, Michelle Reis, Takeshi Kaneshiro
Perhaps Love (2005)
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A love triangle develops during the making of a musical in mainland China.

Director: Peter Ho-sun Chan
Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Xun Zhou, Jacky Cheung
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A romantic police captain breaks a beautiful member of a rebel group out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.

Director: Yimou Zhang
Stars: Ziyi Zhang, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Andy Lau
Lavender (2001)
Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A young woman's life is changed when an angel with a broken wing lands on her balcony.

Director: Kam-Hung Yip
Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Kelly Chen, Eason Chan
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Mr. Worm
Kelly Chen ...
Chai Lam
...
Ted
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jordan Chan ...
Chu
Lai-San Chan ...
Dr. Chan
Moses Chan ...
Lone
Teddy Chan ...
Teddy
Tat-Ming Cheung ...
Ming
Maria Cordero ...
Jane's Mom
Henry Fong ...
Chai Ming
Bo-Man Fung
...
Yee
Kar-Ping Ng
Kwan-Yuk Tam
Hilary Tsui ...
Wai
Edit

Storyline

Lam meets Mr. Worm, the chief of a lost-and-found company, and tasks him to find her lost lover Ted for her. Flashbacks show she was diagnosed as having leukemia. While recuperating she helps Mr. Worm solve a very hard case. Before she gets any worse, Lam decides to visit Ted's homeland in St Kilda, Scotland, to find where "the ends of the world" is. Along the way, she discovers more about herself and life than she was initially looking for. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

| |

Release Date:

18 October 1996 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Lost and Found  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Dance Me to the End of Love
Written and Performed by Leonard Cohen
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Heart Wrenching
11 January 2005 | by (CA) – See all my reviews

This is a beautiful little movie. Kelly Chen was very unappealing as a leukemia dying victim and one can't see what the other characters see in her in the movie. No matter, Takeshi Kaneshiro proved to be extremely endearing and touching as a simple guy who selflessly helps others and touched her life and made it worth living/dying soon for. Parts of it were kind of strange and goes no where but all of the little unfortunate characters were very meaningfully sketched too. The Scottish seaman was also effectively portrayed and although the scenes in Scotland seem not to make sense it illustrates that wherever you go, there is home. No matter where you go, you still find that you want to see the people in your own life.


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Lovely film! the_funeral_party
Discuss Tian ya hai jiao (1996) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?