D. – Chor Yuen

* Türkçe’si için …

Zhang Baojian (born September 16, 1934), better known as Chor Yuen, is a Hong Kong-based Chinese film director, screenwriter and actor. He was one of the Shaw bothers‘ most prominent directors.

Chor Yuen started as a script writer in 1956. He directed his first film Grass by the Lake in 1959. In 1960, he made Parents Love which won acclaims from the audience and critics and brought fame to him personally. During his thirty-year career as director, he made over 120 films of various genres including melodramas, comedies, martial arts films and thrillers. One of the most prominent among these is Murder Plot which won him the Best Action Film Director Award at the 25th Asian Film Festival. His later work Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan (Ainu) was rated as one of the ten best films of the world in 1973.

He directed lots of cult martial arts films and  added many wuxia adaptation into Wuxia Film Genre, mostly adapted from Gu Long‘s novels and mostly starring with Ti Lung, such as; Magic Blade (1976), Clans of Intrigue (1977), Jade Tiger (1977), Sentimental Swordsman (1977)… etc…

In 1998, Chor was given the Professional Achievement Award at the Hong Kong Film Awards.

Sources; hkmdb, wiki …….

Some views about his movies ;

     

3 thoughts on “D. – Chor Yuen

  1. thanks very much for this great post! i had a lot of interesting thoughts while reading this which i might just put into action right away. thanks.

  2. I appreciate, cause I found exactly what I was looking for. You have ended my four day long hunt! God Bless you man. Have a nice day.

  3. I have been surfing online more than 3 hours today, yet I never found
    any interesting article like yours. It is pretty worth enough for me.

    In my opinion, if all site owners and bloggers made good content as you did, the net will be a lot
    more useful than ever before.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s