Tag: Wen Jiang

The Emperor’s Shadow (1996) 7

The Emperor’s Shadow (1996)

Epic drama about China's first emperor (221 BC) who struggles to make his childhood best friend, now China's greatest composer, succumb to his will and compose a grand anthem to his exploits....

Warriors of Heaven and Earth-2003 6.3

Warriors of Heaven and Earth-2003

North of the vast 8th century Tang dynasty Chinese empire, the commercially and culturally priceless silk route is controlled by 36 friendly Buddhist kingdoms. Their are threatened by Turkic nomad tribes, the caravans al...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story-2016 7.8

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story-2016

All looks lost for the Rebellion against the Empire as they learn of the existence of a new super weapon, the Death Star. Once a possible weakness in its construction is uncovered, the Rebel Alliance must set out on a de...

Hidden Man-2018 6.4

Hidden Man-2018

A young swordsman in 1930's China returns home to try and solve a five-year-old murder case. Described as the third installment of the gangster trilogy that includes "Let The Bullets Fly" and "Gone With The Bullets."...

Red Sorghum-1987 7.4

Red Sorghum-1987

In 1930s China a young woman is sent by her father to marry the leprous owner of a winery. In the nearby red sorghum fields she falls for one of his servants. When the master dies she finds herself inheriting the isolate...

The Lost Bladesman-2011 6

The Lost Bladesman-2011

This historical martial arts film adapted from the story of Guan Yu crossing five passes and slaying six generals in Luo Guanzhong's historical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms. In AD 200 during the late Eastern Han D...

Chinese Zodiac-2012 6.1

Chinese Zodiac-2012

Asian Hawk (Jackie Chan) leads a mercenary team to recover several lost artifacts from the Old Summer Palace, the bronze heads of the 12 Chinese Zodiac animals which was looted by foreigners in the 1800s. Assisted by a C...