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Warriors of heaven and earth = Tian di ying xiong / Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia Limited ; Huayi Brothers & Taihe Film Investment Co., Ltd. ; X'ian Film Studio Corp. present in association with China Film Co-producion Company ; directed by He Ping.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 1404929088
  • ISBN: 9781404929081
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2004.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: the making of "Warriors of heaven and earth" ; previews ; music video "Warriors of peace" by Jolin Tsai.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by A.R. Rahman ; editor, Kong Jinglei ; director of photography, Zhao Fei ; produced by Yan Yiyun, Wang Zhongjun ; screenplay by He Ping, Zhang Rui.
Participant or Performer:
Jiang Wen, Nakai Kiichi, Zhao Wei, Wang Xueqi.
Summary, etc.:
Set in the ferocious Gobi Desert, the story follows Lieutenant Li and Japanese emissary Lai Xi, both first-class warriors and master swordsmen. After decades of service to the Chinese Emperor, Lai Xi longs to return to Japan, but is instead sent to the west to chase wanted criminals. His only passport back to Japan is to capture and execute Lieutenant Li, a renegade soldier wanted for leading a violent mutiny when he refused orders to kill female and child prisoners.
System Details:
DVD, Dolby digital.
In Mandarin, English, Portuguese, Spanish, or French ; optional subtitles in French, Spanish or Portuguese ; Closed-captioned.
Subject: Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) > Drama.
Swordsmen > Drama.
Genre: Historical films.
Motion pictures, Chinese.
Foreign films.
Feature films.

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