Zhang Ziyi in the Chinese film “House of Flying Daggers”.
Gong Li as Empress Phoenix in the Chinese film “Curse of the Golden Flower”.
female lead movie meme: foreign [1/5] – The Assassin (2015 – Dir. Hou Hsiao-Hsien)
“The way of the sword is pitiless. Saintly virtues play no part in it. Your skills are matchless, but your mind is hostage to human sentiments.”