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Green Dragon
Directed by:
Timothy Linh Bui

Starring Patrick Swayze, Forest Whitaker, Duong Don, Hiep Thi Le, Kathleen Luong and Phuoc Quan Nguyen, "Green Dragon" is a Drama film directed by Timothy Linh Bui, released in the USA on January 19 of 2001.

A story from a war that had been forgotten

Who directed "Green Dragon":

Green Dragon was directed by Timothy Linh Bui, a producer, writer, and director.

When was "Green Dragon" released:

Green Dragon was first released on Friday, January 19, 2001, in the United States. Other films released on Friday, January 19, 2001 are The Caveman's Valentine, The Business of Strangers (dir. Patrick Stettner), and The Believer (dir. Henry Bean). This was eighteen (18) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 in Italy; Friday, August 06, 2004 in Spain and on Friday, February 02, 2007 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Green Dragon":

At the casting of Green Dragon we find Patrick Swayze, previously seen in Forever Lulu (2000) and Letters from a Killer (1998); Forest Whitaker (Four Dogs Playing Poker (2000), Battlefield Earth: A Saga of the Year 3000 (2000)); Duong Don (Three Seasons (1999)) [ more... ]

  • Tuan Tran and Hiep Thi Le, Long Nguyen, Catherine Ai can also be seen in Heaven & Earth, released in 1993.
  • Kathleen Luong, Long Nguyen and Catherine Ai also appeared in First Morning, released in 2003.
  • Long Nguyen and Kieu Chinh also worked together in Journey from the Fall, released in 2006.

What is the Storyline of "Green Dragon":

The film follows the experience of Vietnamese refugees in the United States immediately following the Fall of Saigon at the end of the Vietnam War. Tai Tran (Duong) has been appointed the camp translator by Gunnery Sgt. Jim Lance (Swayze). He has arrived with his sister's two young children. Their mother is believed to have been lost in the rush to leave Vietnam.

Despite the despair of leaving Vietnam and having to live in an unfamiliar United States, many of the occupants make adjustments. Minh [...]

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