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Release Date: December 21st, 2006

DVD Release Date: March 27th, 2007

R|1 hr 54 min

Plot Summary
In 928 A.D. a power struggle emerges in the palace of China's emperor (Chow Yun-Fat). A cruel man, he is secretly having his wife (Gong Li) poisoned with a substance that will eventually drive her insane. Meanwhile the empress is having an affair with Prince Wan (Ye Liu), her husband's son from a previous marriage. But the prince secretly wishes to run away with Chan (Li Man), the daughter of the imperial doctor.

Cast: Chow Yun-Fat, Gong Li, Jay Chou, Ye Liu, Chen Jin, Ni Dahong, Li Man, Qin Junjie

Director: Yimou Zhang

Genres: Romance, Historical drama

Production Co: Edko Films, Film Partner International, Beijing New Picture Film Co.

Distributors: Sony Pictures Classics

Keywords: Revenge, Deception, Passionate, Forbidden love, Temptation

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