It’s a heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on “The Assassination of Ma,” a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) story about the killing of general Ma Xinyi. The story was filmed by Zhang Che in 1973 as The Blood Brothers.
Directors: Peter Ho-Sun Chan (as Peter Chan), Wai Man Yip
Writers: Tin Nam Chun (screenplay), Junli Guo (screenplay)
Stars: Jet Li, Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro |