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House of Flying Daggers

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House of Flying Daggers

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
118 minutes
Limited Release Date:
12/03/04
performer:
Takeshi Kaneshiro, Andy Lau, Ziyi Zhang
director:
Zhang Yimou
distributor:
Sony Pictures Classics
genre:
ActionAdventure, Drama, Romance

We gave it an A-

An outrageously gorgeous spectacle of balletic aggression. Director Zhang Yimou sends daggers ripping across the screen and unleashes human fists of fury, but he also weaves romantic passion into the fabric of the action. As an underground rebel, Ziyi Zhang has the amorous delicacy of a silent-movie star.