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The Warring States (2011)
"Zhan Guo" (original title)

 |  Drama, War  |  12 April 2011 (China)
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Rival Chinese military strategists Sun Bin (Sun Hong-lei) and Pang Juan (Francis Ng) clash in this historic war adventure set during the Era of Warring States.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Honglei Sun ...
Sun Bin
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Tian Xi
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Empress Pang
Francis Ng ...
Pang Juan
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Duke of Qi
Wu Jiang ...
Tian Ji
Degang Guo ...
Emperor of Zhou
Enhe Feng ...
Emperor of Wei
Jingwu Ma ...
Prime Minister of Qi
Kesheng Lei ...
Shangdafu of Qi
Jun Wu ...
Jia Bo
Jiao Xu ...
Gou Zi
Hao Hao ...
Yu Zi
Hao Sun ...
Pei Feng
Huang Haibing ...
Emperor of Zhao
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Rival Chinese military strategists Sun Bin (Sun Hong-lei) and Pang Juan (Francis Ng) clash in this historic war adventure set during the Era of Warring States.

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One of the worst and the most terrible Chinese movies
17 May 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

OMG, what a terrible movie! I rarely found a Chinese movie so disgusting! The screen writer(s) should be sentenced to a life ban from writing any more screenplays, the director of this movie should also be banned from directing any new movie! Two of the major characters who played the pupils of the military strategy master are perhaps the worst mis-casting jobs ever done any existing casting agency. The dialog, OMG, is one of the worst and the most ridiculous dialogs ever written by a screenplay writer. I have noticed that this movie would be singled out in this year's Cannes Movie Festival to be reviewed. What a shame that Chinese would have picked such a lousy movie to participate this important movie festival, definitely an insult to both of the French and the Chinese. This is the movie that viewers/audiences should walk out of the viewing theater and to have a more meaningful and productive lives. Don's waste one minute or even one second on this horrible movie. I have walked out of the theater urged by my wife when we visited China recently. It's a nightmare!


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