Tiger was indeed fine fare, its success had nothing to do with its purported similarity to the art-house films favored by the critics decades ago.
Best adapted screenplay - Chocolat (Robert Nelson Jacobs); Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (James Schamus/Wang Hui-Ling/Tsai Kuo-Jung); High Fidelity (D V De Vincentis/Steve Pink/John Cusack/Scott Rosenberg); Traffic (Stephen Gaghan); Wonder Boys (Steve Kloves).
Best foreign language film - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Bill Kong/Hsu Li-Kong/Ang Lee); The Girl On The Bridge (Christian Fechner/Patrice Leconte); Harry, He's Here To Help (Michel Saint-Jean/Dominik Moll); In The Mood For Love (Wong Kar-Wai); Malena (Harvey Weinstein/Giuseppe Tornatore/Carlo Bernasconi).
Set in 19th Century China, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is a martial arts fighting game based on the classic teachings and techniques of the Wudan style.
Fully Licensed: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is the only
Tiger, Hidden Dragon (TM) & (C) 2002 UCV, LLC and United China Visions Incorporated.
Yves Guillemot, President and CEO, Ubi Soft Entertainment declared "Bringing Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon(TM) to the gaming audience is an incredible opportunity for Ubi Soft.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is a superb film whose distinctive look and feel is ideal for the interactive category.
The score for Crouching
Tiger, Hidden Dragon was composed by Sony Classical artist Tan Dun, with Yo-Yo Ma performing cello solos.