Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Cast: Yun-Fat Chow, Michelle Yeoh, Zhang Ziyi
A stolen sword is at the heart of this epic drama, which plays out against a western Chinese landscape complete with forbidden love, martial arts masters, desert bandits, and a willful young female apprentice.
What Parents Like: There are graceful and gravity-defying fight sequences, accompanied by Yo-Yo Ma's dirgelike cello solos.
Pucker Up: These couples are lovers and fighters, full of power, passion, and restraint.