• The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2013)

The Sorcerer and the White Snake

Release Date: February 8th, 2013

PG-13 |1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary

A sorcerer (Jet Li) battles against a barrage of demon temptresses to save a man's soul from an ancient serpent that was brought to life and disguised as a woman.

Cast: Jet Li, Eva Huang, Raymond Lam, Charlene Choi, Vivian Hsu, Miriam Chin Wah Yeung, Kar-Ying Law, Suet Lam

Director: Tony Ching Siu Tung

Genres: Action , Fantasy

Production Co: Juli Entertainment Media

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Slant Magazine

    The film looks so glossy, plasticized, and unreal that all you end up thinking about is special effects. show more

  • 60
    Mark JenkinsNPR

    This China/Hong Kong co-production flips the formula: The fantastic images are solid, but the action is less substantial. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    A visually lavish epic fantasy that happily marries the latest advances in CGI and action techniques with ancient Chinese fable and a Buddhist atmosphere. show more

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