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One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.

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Directed by

Zhang Yimou

Written by

Zhang Yimou (Author)
Feng Li (Author)
Wang Bin (Author)

Runtime

99 minutes

Country

China

Language

Mandarin

Tagline

One man's strength will unite an empire.

Cast

Keywords

martial arts loss of loved one countryside wuxia patriot ancient china right and justice warring states period 3rd century bc

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Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film