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Confucius (2010)
"Kong Zi" (original title)

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The life story of the highly-influential Chinese philosopher, Confucius.

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Ji Sunfei
Jianbin Chen ...
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Ran Chen
Huang Jiao
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The life story of the highly-influential Chinese philosopher, Confucius.

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Interesting and gripping movie with a wonderful Chow Yun Fat
6 February 2010 | by (Taiwan) – See all my reviews

There has been some commotion around this movie concerning whether it did or did not force Avatar from the 2D screens in China. So many IMDb-voters thought it necessary to vote a '1' for this movie without even seeing it.

It's a shame because it is a really good movie. I wasn't sure myself if a story around Confucius would be able to entertain me for 2 hours but it surely did! It's a fascinating and emotional story about the later years of Confucius, played by Hong Kong-actor Chow Yun Fat. It's shows the man behind the myth.

I was very impressed with Chow's acting. I knew he was a great actor but this role is another milestone in his career. His Confucius is warm and gentle and you really feel his emotions. For his performance alone this film is worth watching.

Beware: it might not be for the usual popcorn crowd, wanting to be entertained with lots of action and superficial story lines. It's an inspirational journey! Go see it!


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