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1. Tian zhu ding [2014]

Video
1 videodisc (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; surround; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1. Digital: video file; Blu-ray; 1080p high definition; region A.
Inspired by four shocking and true events, the film focuses on four characters who are driven to violent ends. An angry miner, enraged by widespread corruption, decides to take justice into his own hands. A rootless migrant discovers the infinite possibilities of owning a firearm. A young receptionist is pushed beyond her limits by an abusive client. A young factory worker goes from one discouraging job to the next, only to face increasingly degrading circumstances.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01

2. Tian zhu ding [2014]

Video
1 videodisc (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video; region 1.
Inspired by four shocking and true events, the film focuses on four characters who are driven to violent ends. An angry miner, enraged by widespread corruption, decides to take justice into his own hands. A rootless migrant discovers the infinite possibilities of owning a firearm. A young receptionist is pushed beyond her limits by an abusive client. A young factory worker goes from one discouraging job to the next, only to face increasingly degrading circumstances.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01

3. Ying xiong = Hero [2002]

Video
1 videodisc (approximately 99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
A fearless warrior rises up to defy an empire and unite a nation. With supernatural skill, and no fear, the soldier embarks on a mission of revenge against the fearsome army that has massacred his people. To achieve the justice he seeks, he must take on the empire's most ruthless assassins and reach the enemy he has sworn to defeat. The story of the First Emperor of China, who is on the brink of winning a war-torn land during the dawn of the Qin dynasty over 2,000 years ago. Three opponents are determined to kill the King, but the warrior stands in their way.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Two heartsick cops, both jilted by ex-lovers, cross paths at the Midnight Express take-out restaurant stand in Hong Kong. The first cop meets a mysterious woman who is a drug smuggler and the second cop falls for the ethereal pixie waitress working at the restaurant.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-100C/300C, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Two cops share their stories at a snack bar in Hong Kong.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A father prepares to hand his 112-mile mail route over to his son. At dawn, the two embark on the three-day round trip on foot. Traveling along the rugged landscape of wind-blown hills, craggy rocks, and winding rivers, the son learns not only about the isolated mountain to which they deliver mail but also about his own father.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 1 DVD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Set in a secluded, run-down house, this film is a psychological exploration of the female protagonist Zhou Yuwen and her inricate relationship with her sick husband and her former lover who unexpectedly comes for a visit.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
When Beijing journalist Ga Yu arrives in a remote Tibetan village, he immediately finds himself embedded in a relentless manhunt across the barren waste lands of Kekexili. Acting without the Chinese government's approval, this ragtag group of impoverished vigilantes has sworn to capture or kill the poachers responsible for decimating the sacred antelope of Kekexili.
Home use only.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A Peng helps a girl named Golden Flower fix her cart on their way to a festival in Dali, Yunnan. He wins both the first place prize of the local horse racing contest and the heart of Golden Flower. A year later A Peng decides that he likes Golden Flower and goes to look for her. On the way, he comes across five girls with the same name. After many misunderstandings and many setbacks, A Peng finally finds the girl he loves.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01

11. Mang jing [2003]

Video
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Digital: video file; DVD video.
"Two homicidal grifters perversely turn the tables on a corrupt system of unregulated mines and negligent owners by befriending fellow miners, murdering them in staged 'accidents', and then passing their victims off as relatives in order to pocket their employer's hush money"--Cntainer.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
This movie reveals the miserable life and sufferings of two actresses of Yue Opera in the old society and their liberation and renascence in the new China.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
With supernatural skill and no fear a nameless soldier embarks on a mission of revenge against the fearsome army that massacred his people. Now, to achieve the justice he seeks, he must take on the empire's most ruthless assassins and reach the enemy he has sworn to defeat.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In a smoky gambling den in 1940s China, a drunken young man runs through his family's fortune, losing their ancestral home and all their possessions. This staggering loss proves to be their salvation and the first step in an odyssey of survival that will take them through war and revolution, love and loss, tragedy and triumph. Through the terrors of China's civil war, the passions of the communist takeover, the betrayals of Chairman Mao's Great Leap Forward and the tragic mistakes of the Cultural Revolution, their lives unfold across four decades of momentous change.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In a smoky gambling den in 1940s China, a drunken young man runs through his family's fortune, losing their ancestral home and all their possessions. This staggering loss proves to be their salvation and the first step in an odyssey of survival that will take them through war and revolution, love and loss, tragedy and triumph. Through the terrors of China's civil war, the passions of the communist takeover, the betrayals of Chairman Mao's Great Leap Forward and the tragic mistakes of the Cultural Revolution, their lives unfold across four decades of momentous change.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (92 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
The story of two itinerant miners who risk their lives in one of the many illegal Chinese coal mines.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01
Video
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Two intertwined romantic tales take place inside the Chʻung-chʻing high-rise shopping center in downtown Hong Kong. A policeman falls in love with a snack bar waitress while a house detective gets involved with a female drug dealer.
Media & Microtext Center
THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01, THINK-55-01