In 19th century Qing Dynasty China, a warrior (Chow Yun-Fat) gives his sword, Green Destiny, to his lover (Michelle Yeoh) to deliver to safe keeping, but it is stolen, and the chase is on to find it. The search leads to the House of Yu where the story takes on a whole different level.
Initial release: July 6, 2000 (Hong Kong)
Director: Ang Lee
Music composed by: Tan Dun
Awards: Academy Award for Best International Feature Film, MORE
Languages: Standard Mandarin, Hindi