A two-part tale centered on Aurora, shown first as an impulsive, cantankerous elderly woman in pres... more
e condition to Gian Luca, a man of which no one has ever heard her speak. Pilar’s quest to fulfill her friend’s wish transports us to Africa fifty years earlier, before the start of the Portuguese Colonial War. We see Aurora again, this time as the gorgeous, smoldering wife of a wealthy young farmer, involved in a forbidden love affair with Gian Luca, her husband’s best friend.
Ten classmates at Gonzaga Preparatory School in Spokane, Washington 23 years ago had long-running ga... more
but they stay in touch during the month of February by chasing each other across the country in an obsessive game of tag. They will jet cross country, break into each other's homes, hide in the bushes until a target appears, or leave for a long vacation to avoid being tagged, all in the name of not ending up "It," and having to wear that loser title a whole year.
In legendary Chen Village, everyone is a martial arts master, and uses a powerful form of Tai Chi in... more
or the villagers to teach their secret style to an outsider. But when a mysterious man comes to town with a frightening steam-powered machine and plans to build a railroad through a village, the villagers realize they may have no choice but to put their faith in Yang, who has a secret power of his own.
After getting turned down by a photography agency, Thom finds his landlord throwing all of his belon... more
ring last resort: driving his illegal taxicab around the streets of New York. Fortunately for him, Claire Barrow isn't having a good day, either. First she comes home to find her husband flirting with his new secretary, then discovers her estranged father has suffered a heart attack in California. In a frenzy, Claire runs out into the night and hails what she assumes to be a cab. What she gets instead is Thom. With her life in ruins, Claire decides on a whim to pay Thom to drive her out to California. With nothing in New York to call his own, Thom reluctantly agrees.