Dragon Essays

Crouching Tiger and Hidden Dragon

Among the films presented, what captures and awaken my interest was the film from Ann Hui entitled Crouching Tiger and Hidden Dragon. Somehow, it was portrayed very subtle in the few minutes of the filming, but at the end you will appreciate how it was orchestrated and letting message of the films came across to the mind of the viewers. The movie can be reflected also how the present vulnerability of some countries easily reckoned and entice by the overwhelming,…

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Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon

Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon is a motion picture fantasy drama that falls under the category of wuxia, which means chivalric martial arts film. The film gained so much popularity in Asia, it managed to make its way to the states and win four Academy Awards, including best foreign film. The film was made on a $15 million budget using Mandarin dialogue, and it grossed $128 million. The plot of the film is set in the Qing Dynasty in China during…

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