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PG-13| 1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
A group of misfits gets involved with a kitchen cleaver made from five of the greatest swords.

Cast: Masanobu Andô , Kitty Zhang Yuqi , You Benchang , Liu Xiaoye , Ashton Xu ,

Director: Wuershan

Genres: Action, Comedy

Distributor: China Lion Film Distribution

The Butcher, the Chef, and the Swordsman (2010)

Release Date: March 18th, 2011|1 hr. 35 min.

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  • 63
    James Adams The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Yes, it's all quite mad, Max, with a shaggy-dog ending to boot. But this giddiness, its go-for-broke/what-the-hellness, also is the film's strength. show more

  • NA
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    The noise level reminds me of Canal Street in Chinatown on a Sunday afternoon. show more

  • 50
    Boxoffice Magazine

    When all the pieces finally come together at the end, the effect is less impressive than it is reminiscent of "Wayne's World": multiple endings, no real impact or weight to either. show more

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