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Tai-Pan (film)

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Tai-Pan is a 1986 film directed by Daryl Duke, loosely based on James Clavell's 1966 eponymous novel. [1]

70 relations: Antony Gibbs, Asia, Bryan Brown, Carl Foreman, Carlo Ponti, Character (arts), China, Communist Party of China, Daryl Duke, De Laurentiis Entertainment Group, Denise Michele, Derrick Branche, Dino De Laurentiis, Dirk Struan, First Opium War, George MacDonald Fraser, Georges-Alain Vuille, Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress, Golden Raspberry Award for Worst New Star, Golden Raspberry Awards, Government of China, Government of the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Jack Cardiff, James Clavell, James T. Aubrey, Janine Turner, Joan Chen, John Bennett (actor), John Briley, John Guillermin, John Stanton (actor), Kyra Sedgwick, Los Angeles Daily News, Market (economics), Martin Ransohoff, Martin Ritt, Maurice Jarre, Michael Anderson (director), Michael C. Gwynne, Nicholas Gecks, Noble House (miniseries), Norman Rodway, Pat Gorman, Patrick McGoohan, Patrick Ryecart, Port, Product (business), Raffaella De Laurentiis, Richard Fleischer, ..., Rob Spendlove, Robert Easton (actor), Roger Moore, Rosemarie Dunham, Run Run Shaw, Russell Wong, Sean Connery, Shōgun (miniseries), Sidney Poitier, Stanley Mann, Steve McQueen, Tai-pan, Tai-Pan (novel), The Thorn Birds, Tim Guinee, To Sir, with Love, Tyler Brock, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Vic Armstrong, 1986 in film. Expand index (20 more) »

Antony Gibbs

Antony Gibbs (sometimes credited as Tony Gibbs; 17 October 1925 – 26 February 2016) was an English film and television editor with more than 40 feature film credits.

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Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres.

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Bryan Brown

Bryan Neathway Brown, AM (born 23 June 1947) is an Australian actor.

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Carl Foreman

Carl Foreman, CBE (July 23, 1914 – June 26, 1984) was an American screenwriter and film producer who wrote the award-winning films The Bridge on the River Kwai and High Noon, among others.

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Carlo Ponti

Carlo Fortunaro Pietro Ponti Sr. (11 December 1912 – 10 January 2007) was an Italian film producer with more than 140 productions to his credit.

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Character (arts)

A character (sometimes known as a fictional character) is a person or other being in a narrative (such as a novel, play, television series, film, or video game).

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China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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Communist Party of China

The Communist Party of China (CPC), also referred to as the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), is the founding and ruling political party of the People's Republic of China.

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Daryl Duke

Daryl Duke (8 March 1929 – 21 October 2006) was a Canadian film and TV director.

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De Laurentiis Entertainment Group

De Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG) was an entertainment production company and distribution unit founded by Italian producer Dino De Laurentiis.

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Denise Michele

Denise Michele (sometimes credited as Denise Kellogg, born June 12, 1953 in San Francisco, California) was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for April 1976.

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Derrick Branche

Derrick Branche (born 1947) is a British actor, best known for his role in the film My Beautiful Laundrette and television roles in The Jewel in the Crown and Father Ted.

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Dino De Laurentiis

Agostino "Dino" De Laurentiis (8 August 1919 – 10 November 2010) was an Italian film producer.

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Dirk Struan

Dirk Lochlin Struan (1797-1841) is the fictional main character of James Clavell's 1966 novel Tai-Pan.

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First Opium War

The First Opium War (第一次鴉片戰爭), also known as the Opium War or the Anglo-Chinese War, was a series of military engagements fought between the United Kingdom and the Qing dynasty of China over their conflicting viewpoints on diplomatic relations, trade, and the administration of justice in China.

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George MacDonald Fraser

George MacDonald Fraser OBE FRSL (2 April 1925 – 2 January 2008) was a Scottish author who wrote historical novels, non-fiction books and several screenplays.

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Georges-Alain Vuille

Georges-Alain Vuille (1948–99) was a Swiss film producer.

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Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress

The Razzie Award for Worst Actress is an award presented at the annual Golden Raspberry Awards to the worst actress of the previous year.

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Golden Raspberry Award for Worst New Star

The Razzie Award for Worst New Star is an award presented at the annual Golden Raspberry Awards to the worst new actor or actress of the previous year from 1982 to 1989 and again from 1991 to 1999.

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Golden Raspberry Awards

The Golden Raspberry Awards (also known in short terms as Razzies and Razzie Awards) is a mock award in recognition of the worst in film.

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Government of China

The central government of the People's Republic of China is divided among several state organs.

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Government of the United Kingdom

The Government of the United Kingdom, formally referred to as Her Majesty's Government, is the central government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory of China on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.

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Jack Cardiff

Jack Cardiff, OBE, BSC (18 September 1914 – 22 April 2009) was a British cinematographer, director and photographer.

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James Clavell

James Clavell (10 October 1921 – 6 September 1994), born Charles Edmund Dumaresq Clavell, was a British (and later naturalized American) novelist, screenwriter, director, and World War II veteran and prisoner of war.

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James T. Aubrey

James Thomas Aubrey Jr. (December 14, 1918 – September 3, 1994) was an American television and film executive.

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Janine Turner

Janine Turner (born Janine Loraine Gauntt; December 6, 1962) is an American actress best known for her roles as Maggie O'Connell in the television series Northern Exposure, as Jessie Deighan in the feature film Cliffhanger, and as Katie McCoy in Friday Night Lights.

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Joan Chen

Joan Chen (or Chen Chong; born April 26, 1961) is a Chinese American actress, film director, screenwriter, and film producer.

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John Bennett (actor)

John David Bennett (8 May 1928 – 11 April 2005) was an English actor.

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John Briley

John Richard Briley (born June 25, 1925) is an American writer best known for screenplays of biographical films.

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John Guillermin

John Guillermin (11 November 192527 September 2015) was a British film director, writer and producer who was most active in big budget, action adventure films throughout his lengthy career.

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John Stanton (actor)

John Stanton (born 28 October 1944) is an Australian stage, film and television actor.

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Kyra Sedgwick

Kyra Minturn Sedgwick Bacon (born August 19, 1965) is an American actress and producer.

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Los Angeles Daily News

The Los Angeles Daily News is the second-largest-circulating paid daily newspaper of Los Angeles, California.

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Market (economics)

A market is one of the many varieties of systems, institutions, procedures, social relations and infrastructures whereby parties engage in exchange.

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Martin Ransohoff

Martin Ransohoff (July 7, 1927 – December 13, 2017) was an American film and television producer, and member of the Ransohoff family.

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Martin Ritt

Martin Ritt (March 2, 1914 – December 8, 1990) was an American director and actor who worked in both film and theater.

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Maurice Jarre

Maurice-Alexis Jarre (13 September 192428 March 2009) was a French composer and conductor, "one of the giants of 20th-century film music" who was "among the most sought-after composers in the movie industry" and "a creator of both subtle underscoring and grand, sweeping themes, not only writing for conventional orchestras...

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Michael Anderson (director)

Michael Joseph Anderson Sr. (30 January 1920 – 25 April 2018) was an English film director, best known for directing the Second World War film The Dam Busters (1955), the epic Around the World in 80 Days (1956) and the dystopian sci-fi film Logan's Run (1976).

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Michael C. Gwynne

Michael C. Gwynne (born October 1, 1942) is a film, television and radio actor.

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Nicholas Gecks

Nicholas Gecks is an actor who appeared in Series Four of Rumpole of the Bailey as his modernising colleague Charles Hearthstoke.

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Noble House (miniseries)

Noble House is an American television miniseries that was produced by De Laurentiis Entertainment Group, and broadcast by NBC in 1988.

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Norman Rodway

Norman John Frank Rodway (7 February 1929 – 13 March 2001) was an Irish actor.

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Pat Gorman

Pat Gorman is a British actor who, despite never appearing in a starring role, appeared in minor roles in a large number of films and television productions, including The Elephant Man, Z Cars, Fawlty Towers, I, Claudius and Blakes 7.

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Patrick McGoohan

Patrick Joseph McGoohan (19 March 1928 – 13 January 2009) was an American-born Irish actor, writer, and director who was brought up in Ireland and England.

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Patrick Ryecart

Patrick Ryecart (born 9 May 1952) is an English actor.

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A port is a maritime commercial facility which may comprise one or more wharves where ships may dock to load and discharge passengers and cargo.

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Product (business)

In marketing, a product is anything that can be offered to a market that might satisfy a want or need.

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Raffaella De Laurentiis

Raffaella De Laurentiis (born 28 June 1954) is an Italian film producer.

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Richard Fleischer

Richard O. Fleischer (December 8, 1916 – March 25, 2006) was an American film director known for such movies as The Narrow Margin (1952), Fantastic Voyage (1966) and Soylent Green (1973).

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Rob Spendlove

Rob Spendlove (born 1 May 1953 in London) is a British actor best known for his roles on British television.

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Robert Easton (actor)

Robert Easton (born Robert Easton Burke, November 23, 1930 – December 16, 2011) was an American radio, film, and television actor whose career spanned more than 60 years.

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Roger Moore

Sir Roger George Moore (14 October 1927 – 23 May 2017) was an English actor.

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Rosemarie Dunham

Rosemarie Dunham (13 December 1924 − 5 December 2016) was a British actress.

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Run Run Shaw

Sir Run Run Shaw, GBM, CBE (November 1907 – 7 January 2014), also known as Shao Yifu and Siu Yat-fu, was a Hong Kong entertainment mogul and philanthropist.

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Russell Wong

Russell Girard Wong (born March 1, 1963) is an American actor.

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Sean Connery

Sir Thomas Sean Connery (born 25 August 1930) is a retired Scottish actor and producer who has won an Academy Award, two BAFTA Awards (one of them being a BAFTA Academy Fellowship Award) and three Golden Globes (including the Cecil B. DeMille Award and a Henrietta Award).

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Shōgun (miniseries)

Shōgun is an American television miniseries based on the 1975 novel of the same name by James Clavell, who also was the executive producer of the miniseries.

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Sidney Poitier

Sir Sidney Poitier, (born February 20, 1927) is a Bahamian-American actor, film director, author, and diplomat.

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Stanley Mann

Stanley Mann (August 8, 1928 – January 11, 2016) was a Canadian-born film and television writer.

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Steve McQueen

Terence Steven McQueen (March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980) was an American actor.

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A tai-pan (Andrew J. Moody, "Transmission Languages and Source Languages of Chinese Borrowings in English", American Speech, Vol. 71, No. 4 (Winter, 1996), pp. 414-415. literally 'top class',汉英词典 — A Chinese-English Dictionary 1988 新华书店北京发行所发行 (Beijing Xinhua Bookshop). or 'big shot') is a senior business executive or entrepreneur operating in China or Hong Kong.

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Tai-Pan (novel)

Tai-Pan is a 1966 novel written by James Clavell about European and American traders who move into Hong Kong in 1842 following the end of the First Opium War.

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The Thorn Birds

The Thorn Birds is a 1977 best-selling novel by the Australian author Colleen McCullough.

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Tim Guinee

Timothy S. Guinee (born November 18, 1962) is an American stage, television, and feature film actor.

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To Sir, with Love

To Sir, with Love is a 1967 British drama film that deals with social and racial issues in an inner city school.

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Tyler Brock

Tyler Brock (1787–1863?) is a fictional character in the novel ''Tai-Pan''.

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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland was established by the Acts of Union 1800, which merged the kingdoms of Great Britain and Ireland.

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Vic Armstrong

Victor Monroe Armstrong (born 5 October 1946) is a British film director, stunt coordinator, second unit director, and stunt double - the world's most prolific according to the Guinness Book of Records.

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1986 in film

The following is an overview of events in 1986 in film, including the highest-grossing films, award ceremonies and festivals, a list of films released and notable deaths.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tai-Pan_(film)

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