Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Synopsis
Two martial artists (Chow Yun-Fat, Michelle Yeoh) hunt a stolen 400-year-old sword.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
It is with gravity and levity and incomparable grace that Ang Lee's Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon -- by light years the best movie of 2000.
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100

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
Watching it is a nonstop high.
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100

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Handsome, passionate and fun. It's everything we go to the movies for.
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100

New York Post

By Jonathan Foreman
You have never seen a movie like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon because there has never been a movie like it.
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100

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
Splendid, soaringly ambitious Chinese period fantasy.
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100

USA Today

By Mike Clark
This is a great movie, but it needs a sales job because it's in Mandarin.
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100

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Soaring and romantic, wild and serene, feminist and gutsy, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is one of the best movies of the year.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Transcends its origins and becomes one of a kind. It's glorious, unashamed escapism and surprisingly touching at the same time.
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100

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
The class act of action movies.
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100

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Ang Lee, a world-class director working at the top of his elegant form, has done something thrilling. For all the leaping action, it's the...
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

By jwelch5742
It was excellence film. It got great art direction, cinematography and wonderful original score....

Five Word Review

By redyeah
Amazing martial arts action film...

Unbelievable flying action!

By ronniedewyne
Enjoyed the action. Weird flying movements and slow motions very cool. Lots of action and story line good....

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Rated PG-13 | For Some Sexuality and Martial Arts Violence
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Common Sense Media says OK for kids 12+ Amazing, magical martial arts fairy tale.
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