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Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Dir. Ang Lee. Starring Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Williams

More than a decade later, Brokeback Mountain is undoubtedly the best American movie of 2005 and, purely from back of the napkin work, probably one of the best American movies of the aughts. 1,758 more words


BILLY LYNN'S LONG HALFTIME WALK on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD February 14

Visionary Director Ang Lee’s Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Arrives on 4K Ultra HD for the Ultimate Immersive Home Entertainment Experience

4K Ultra HD™/Blu-ray 3D™/Blu-ray™ Combo Pack Available February 14… 673 more words


Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

All right, here we go! My first non-English film!

Anywho, the film is set in 18th century China (or thereabouts–it’s a version of China where people can fly, so I’m not sure they were super bothered about historical accuracy). 961 more words


How 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk' DP John Toll Helped Execute The 'Whole Shebang'

The winner of two Oscars—for Legends of the Fall and Braveheart—and the recipient of the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Society of Cinematographers, cinematographer John Toll added Ang Lee to his long list of distinguished collaborators with… 1,951 more words


When a white lie becomes hurtful — Ang Lee's 'The Wedding Banquet'

「偉同,你老大不少,怎麼還沒有成家的打算?」— 高媽

“Wei-Tong, you are not young. How could you have no plan for forming your own family?” — Mama Gao

When Life of Pi became an Oscar hit in 2012, Ang Lee gained the spotlight again after his famed Brokeback Mountain in 2005. 713 more words

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Ang Lee's Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk

War on terror skirmishes, cheerleaders, stretch Hummers, erectile dysfunction gags, Vin Diesel as a Hindu-channeling angel—you’d better believe Ang Lee was justified in his decision to shoot this all-American circus in eye-searing, super frame rate splendour, destined as it eventually is for the undiscerning hyper-reality of high definition home consumption. 1,156 more words

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You know those trailers that constantly crop up in every movie that you see? Sort of like a little kid screaming, “LOOK AT ME!!! LOOK AT ME!!! 1,342 more words