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R| 2 hr. 2 min.

Plot Summary
A Ming Dynasty freedom fighter (Jet Li), a female warrior (Zhou Xun) and a corrupt eunuch (Aloys Chen Kun) are among those who converge on a remote desert hostel that sits atop a city of treasures.

Cast: Jet Li , Zhou Xun , Aloys Chen Kun , Gwei Lun-mei , Li Yuchun , Mavis Fan , Fan Su-wong , Kun Chen

Director: Tsui Hark

Genres: Action, Martial arts, Adventure

Distributor: Indomina

Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)

Release Date: August 31st, 2012|2 hr. 2 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 2 )
  • 40
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    Despite the presence of Jet Li, only the last half-hour of this chatty epic truly flies. show more

  • 75
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    The story has been brought to the screen twice before (once by Tsui), but this version is the first in IMAX 3-D, which is the main reason to see it. show more

  • 75
    Andrew Schenker Slant Magazine

    Tsui Hark's film is the veteran director's chance to let his imagination run riot in the context of a high-budget, 3D IMAX production. show more

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