Why did Jen jump?
Jen Yu is drawn to his sense of freedom and the life he leads. He tells her a legend that if anyone dares to jump from the mountain, God will grant their wish. When a young boy does it to save the lives of his parents, he knows it works the moment he jumps — he doesn’t die, he just floats away, never coming back.
Why does Jen jump off the mountain?
Why did Jen jump off Wudan Mountain? Li Mu Bai’s dying epiphany was a call to embrace, not reject, the physical world. To learn from the mistakes of the prior generation, Jen should pursue her love for Lo, if not continue her training at Wudan, or so it would seem.
What language do they speak in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon?
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon/Languages
What is Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon?
“The phrase ‘Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon’ (Wuo hu zhan long) is a chinese idiom in which the words ‘Tiger’ and ‘Dragon’ directly refer to people with special hidden talents. This idiom is used to remind people to never underestimate anybody.”
Who played Jen Yu?
“Crouching Tiger” is most memorable to me thanks to its unique antagonist Jen Yu (played by Zhang Ziyi).
What does the ending mean in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon?
In the film’s ending shot, she throws herself from a mountain, in hopes that the purity of her sacrifice will please the gods, who will grant her a wish. None of the airy, wire-guided martial-arts mayhem in Crouching Tiger was hinted at in anything Lee did before this film, or anything he’s done since.
Does Zhang Ziyi do her own stunts?
The actors almost invariably performed their own stunts. CGI was used to remove the wires holding them up. While Ziyi Zhang’s character is obviously highly trained and skillful in martial arts, the actress herself never had any official martial arts training at all.
Is Tony Leung a martial artist?
“It’s not easy for someone like me to start learning kung fu at the age of 47,” a soft spoken Leung tells The Daily Beast. He went through four years of vigorous training with the masters of Wing Chun martial arts for the role. Along the way, he broke his arm twice.
Is Lucy Liu a martial artist?
NEW YORK (AP) _ Lucy Liu practices kali-eskrima-silat, a martial art involving sticks and knives. And while she’s shown off her skills in the “Charlie’s Angels″ movies and “Shanghai Noon,″ she’s never had to use them to defend herself in real life.