Lust, Caution (18)

PUBLISHED: 13:49 09 January 2008 | UPDATED: 21:23 26 October 2009

A scene from Ang Lee’s World War Two thriller

A scene from Ang Lee’s World War Two thriller

LUST, Caution – or, to give it its Mandarin name, Se, jie – is the latest thriller from Ang Lee, whose previous credits range from Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon to Brokeback Mountain. It is set in Shanghai during World War Two, when the city was occupied

LUST, Caution - or, to give it its Mandarin name, Se, jie - is the latest thriller from Ang Lee, whose previous credits range from Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon to Brokeback Mountain.

It is set in Shanghai during World War Two, when the city was occupied by Japanese forces.

A glamorous young woman gets swept up in a dangerous game of emotional intrigue with a powerful political figure, Mr Yee.


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