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R| 2 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
In ancient China, the emperor of the Han Dynasty allows General Cao Cao (Fengyi Zhang) to declare war against the rebellious southern provinces, with the intention of unifying the entire country. Cao's large army quickly advances, killing civilians and soldiers alike. To resist Cao, the southern warlords form an alliance led by Viceroy Zhou Yu (Tony Leung). Outnumbered, Zhou relies upon elaborate formations and unorthodox strategies to fight against Cao's overwhelming forces.

Cast: Tony Leung , Takeshi Kaneshiro , Fengyi Zhang , Chen Chang , Wei Zhao , Jun Hu , Chiling Lin , Shido Nakamura

Director: John Woo

Genres: War, Historical drama, Adventure, Action

Distributor: Magnolia Pictures

Red Cliff (2008)

Release Date: November 20th, 2009|2 hr. 28 min.

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