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Red Cliff (30-Jun-2008)

Director: John Woo

Writers: Kuo Cheng; Sheng Heyu; Chan Khan; John Woo

From novel: Romance of the Three Kingdoms by Guanzhong Luo

Keywords: Action/Adventure

Chinese war epic documents the third-century Battle of Red Cliff.

The waning influence of ancient China's third-century Han Dynasty saw prime minister Cao Cao compelling Emperor Han to embark on an expansionist campaign to unite China's numerous kingdoms under his rule and extend his reign. Red Cliff follows Han as his move to declare war on the rival kingdoms of Xu and East Wu bring about the cataclysmic Battle of Red Cliff.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Takeshi Kaneshiro
11-Oct-1973   Chungking Express
Tony Leung
27-Jun-1962   Hero


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