• Maid in Manhattan (2002)

    A wealthy, high-profile politician unwittingly courts a chambermaid after mistaking her for a socialite.

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  • Last Holiday (2006)

    Romantic comedy about a shy American saleswoman whose doctor misdiagnoses her. When she believes that death is calling, she decides to go out with a b...ang and heads to Europe for an extended stay at a swanky resort. [+][–]

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  • Because of Winn-Dixie (2005)

    A shy girl comes out of her shell when she adopts a stray dog in a tiny Florida town.

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  • Anywhere but Here (1999)

    Susan Sarandon and Natalie Portman costar in this story of a flighty mother and her grounded daughter who clash while leaving their midwest town for l...ife in L.A. Carol: Bonnie Bedelia. Benny: Shawn Hatosy. Josh: Hart Bochner. Gail: Caroline Aaron. Directed by Wayne Wang. [+][–]

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  • Smoke (1995)

    A Brooklyn cigar-store owner observes life as it occurs in and around his shop.

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  • Chinese Box (1997)

    Jeremy Irons plays a British journalist living in Hong Kong, who must come to terms with his grave illness and his unrequited love for an elusive woma...n (Gong Li). Jean: Maggie Cheung. Chang: Michael Hui. Directed by Wayne Wang. [+][–]

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  • Blue in the Face (1995)

    Improvised companion piece to "Smoke," centering on a cigar-shop owner (Harvey Keitel) and a group of eccentrics. Lou Reed. Dot: Roseanne. Peter: Mich...ael J. Fox. Wayne Wang and Paul Auster directed. [+][–]

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  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (2011)

    Bingbing Li and Gianna Jun star in this drama about the friendship between two young girls living in 19th-century China, who communicate with each oth...er by trading messages hidden inside a folding fan. Later, the girls' descendants struggle to maintain their friendship while dealing with the complications of life in 21st-century Shanghai. [+][–]

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  • Center of the World, The (2001)

    On the eve of his company going public, a dot-com wiz (Peter Sarsgaard) slips away to Las Vegas and enters into a relationship with an exotic dancer (...Molly Parker). [+][–]

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  • Eat a Bowl of Tea (1989)

    Newlyweds are beset with relatives in post-WWII Chinatown. Russell Wong, Cora Miao. Wah Gay: Victor Wong. Ah Song: Eric Tsang Chi Wai. Lee Gong: Lau S...iu Ming. Bok Fat: Lee Sau Kee. Aunt Gim: Law Fan. [+][–]

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