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Chan Is Missing | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 85%  Chan Is Missing  80 min,  [Drama, Mystery]  [Wayne Wang]  [04 Jun 1982]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, Metacritic 85/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 wins & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Laureen Chew, Marc Hayashi, Peter Wang, Wood Moy
Plot:  Two cabbies search San Francisco's Chinatown for a mysterious character who has disappeared with their $4000. Their quest leads them on a humorous, if mundane, journey which illuminates the...
Writer:  Isaac Cronin, Wayne Wang
Language:  English, Cantonese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Joy Luck Club | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  The Joy Luck Club  139 min,  R,  [Drama]  [Wayne Wang]  [29 Oct 1993]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 85%, Metacritic 84/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 3 wins & 4 nominations.
Actors:  France Nuyen, Kieu Chinh, Lisa Lu, Rosalind Chao, Tamlyn Tomita, Tsai Chin
Plot:  The life histories of four Asian women and their daughters reflect and guide each other.
Writer:  Amy Tan (novel), Amy Tan (screenplay), Ronald Bass (screenplay)
Language:  English, Mandarin, Cantonese    Country:  USA, China    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Smoke | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang, Paul Auster | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Smoke  112 min,  R,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Wayne Wang, Paul Auster]  [09 Jun 1995]
Ratings:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 93%, Metacritic 70/100, External Reviews
Awards:  9 wins & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Giancarlo Esposito, Harvey Keitel, José Zúñiga, Stephen Gevedon, William Hurt
Plot:  A Brooklyn smoke shop is the center of neighborhood activity, and the stories of its customers.
Writer:  Paul Auster
Language:  English    Country:  Germany, Japan, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Dim Sum: A Little Bit of Heart | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Dim Sum: A Little Bit of Heart  88 min,  PG,  [Comedy]  [Wayne Wang]  [09 Aug 1985]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 88%, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 nominations.
Actors:  Ida F.O. Chung, Kim Chew, Laureen Chew, Victor Wong
Plot:  In San Francisco, an immigrant Chinese widow welcomes the new year with some unhappiness: she's 62 now, she wants to make a trip to China to pay last respects to her ancestors, a fortune ...
Writer:  Terrel Seltzer
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Anywhere But Here | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Anywhere But Here  114 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama]  [Wayne Wang]  [12 Nov 1999]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 64%, Metacritic 59/100, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 nominations.
Actors:  Eileen Ryan, Hart Bochner, Natalie Portman, Susan Sarandon
Plot:  A mother and daughter search for success in Beverly Hills.
Writer:  Mona Simpson (book), Alvin Sargent (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Last Holiday | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Last Holiday  112 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy]  [Wayne Wang]  [13 Jan 2006]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 55%, Metacritic 52/100, External Reviews
Awards:  7 nominations.
Actors:  Giancarlo Esposito, LL Cool J, Queen Latifah, Timothy Hutton
Plot:  Upon learning of a terminal illness, a shy woman (Queen Latifah) decides to sell off all her possessions and live it up at a posh European hotel.
Writer:  Jeffrey Price (screenplay), Peter S. Seaman (screenplay), J.B. Priestley
Language:  English, French    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Because of Winn-Dixie | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 57%  Because of Winn-Dixie  106 min,  PG,  [Comedy, Drama, Family]  [Wayne Wang]  [18 Feb 2005]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 54%, Metacritic 54/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  AnnaSophia Robb, Cicely Tyson, Dave Matthews, Eva Marie Saint, Jeff Daniels
Plot:  A mischievous dog befriends a lonely young girl in a new town and helps her make new friends.
Writer:  Kate DiCamillo (novel), Joan Singleton (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Blue in the Face | Movie Details for Director Paul Auster, Wayne Wang, Harvey Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  Blue in the Face  83 min,  R,  [Comedy]  [Paul Auster, Wayne Wang, Harvey Wang]  [13 Oct 1995]
Ratings:  IMDB 6.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 43%, Metacritic 54/100, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Harvey Keitel, Lou Reed, Mel Gorham, Michael J. Fox, Roseanne Barr
Plot:  Wayne Wang's follow-up movie to Smoke (1995) presents a series of improvisational situations strung together to form a pastiche of Brooklyn's diverse ethnicity, offbeat humor, and essential...
Writer:  Paul Auster (situations), Wayne Wang (situations)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Center of the World | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 46%  The Center of the World  88 min,  UNRATED,  [Drama, Romance]  [Wayne Wang]  [18 May 2001]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 35%, Metacritic 44/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Balthazar Getty, Maryjane Green, Molly Parker, Peter Sarsgaard, Shane Edelman
Plot:  A couple checks into a suite in Las Vegas. In flashbacks we see that he's a computer whiz on the verge of becoming a dot.com millionaire, she's a lap dancer at a club. He's depressed, ...
Writer:  Wayne Wang (story), Miranda July (story), Paul Auster (story), Siri Hustvedt (story), Ellen Benjamin Wong (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Maid in Manhattan | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 45%  Maid in Manhattan  105 min,  PG-13,  [Comedy, Drama, Romance]  [Wayne Wang]  [13 Dec 2002]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.1/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 39%, Metacritic 45/100, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 8 nominations.
Actors:  Jennifer Lopez, Natasha Richardson, Ralph Fiennes, Stanley Tucci
Plot:  A Senatorial candidate falls for a hotel maid, thinking she is a socialite, when he sees her trying on a wealthy woman's dress.
Writer:  John Hughes (story), Kevin Wade (screenplay)
Language:  English, French, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Slam Dance | Movie Details for Director Wayne Wang | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 36%  Slam Dance  92 min,  R,  [Mystery, Thriller]  [Wayne Wang]  [02 Oct 1987]
Ratings:  IMDB 5.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 20%, External Reviews
Awards:  2 nominations.
Actors:  Don Keith Opper, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Tom Hulce, Virginia Madsen
Plot:  An artist, framed for the murder of a woman, is drawn into a web of corruption, blackmail and deceit.
Writer:  Don Keith Opper
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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