So now he's making its sequel — albeit without original director Ang Lee.
The sequel will be directed by Yuen Wo Ping (the celebrated fight choreographer in the first film) with a cast that includes “Crouching Tiger” alumnae
“I loved Ang Lee's film,” Weinstein said in a statement. “I thought it was a master class in directing, but I know we are in fantastic hands with Yuen Wo Ping directing the second installment.”
Released in late 2000, “Crouching Tiger” grossed $128.1 million domestically, the record for a foreign-language film. The movie won four