Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale Poster

Release Date: April 27th, 2012

DVD Release Date: August 7th, 2012

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
In 1930 Taiwan, Mouna Rudo, a Seediq tribal leader, forms a coalition with the island's other tribes to rise up against their Japanese colonial masters.

Cast: Lin Ching-Tai, Chih-Hsiang Ma, Masanobu Andô, Sabu Kawahara, Vivian Hsu, Lo Mei-Ling, Da Ching, Chi-Wei Cheng

Director: Wei Te-Sheng

Genres: Historical drama

Distributors: Well Go USA

Ratings & Reviews

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  • At times, Warriors sacrifices dramatic nuance for scale, but even its most rousing passages are tempered by a sense of loss. Rather than simply enshrining its underdog heroes' efforts, it considers their cost. show more

  • Spectacular rain forest combat scenes are non-stop in an authentic-feeling actioner recounting an aborigine rebellion in 1930s Taiwan. show more

  • Warriors of the Rainbow is Taiwan's "Braveheart," with a nod to "The Last of the Mohicans." show more

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