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Yang travels to Chen Village to learn a powerful form of Tai Chi. Though villagers are forbidden from teaching outsiders, Yang becomes their best hope for survival when a man arrives with a plan to build a railroad through the village.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hark-On Fung ...
Lao Zhao
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Nan
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The Freak (as Jayden Yuan)
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Mother Yang
Wai-keung Lau ...
Father Yang (as Andrew Lau Wai Keung)
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Dong
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Chen Yu Niang
Eddie Peng ...
Fang Zi Jing (as Eddie Peng Yu-Yen)
Di Wu ...
Chen You Zhi
Sicheng Chen ...
Chen Geng Yun (as Chen Si Cheng)
Shui-Fan Fung ...
Grand Uncle (as Tsui-Fan Fung)
Naijin Xiong ...
Chen Geng Yun's Wife
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Chen Chang Xing / Laborer
Da Ying ...
Governor
Mandy Lieu ...
Claire Heathrow
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Storyline

Young genius Yang Luchan travels to Chen Village to learn the forbidden secrets of martial arts, but quickly learns that the village is menaced by a formidable battalion of Steampunk soldiers. The villagers realize that in order to save their home, they must trust this strange outsider with their knowledge of Tai Chi. Written by Production

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See the extraordinary life of founder of the Yang style Tai Chi.

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Action | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence and martial arts action throughout | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 September 2012 (China)  »

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Tai Chi Zero  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$85,094 (USA) (19 October 2012)

Gross:

$212,094 (USA) (21 November 2012)
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Surprises keep showing up!!!
22 October 2012 | by (Taiwan) – See all my reviews

Honestly, in the beginning I didn't think highly of this movie because of its seemingly funny horn born with Yang Luchen

and the war scene the director presented. They made me laugh and wonder if it was a comedy or heroic film @@

Then there arrived the surprises!Combining the elements of video games, comics, I suddenly came to and keep my eyes

open afterwards.

Kept in suspense as how the story lines would go, I stayed focused and curiosity aroused.

Eager to know what would happen next, then the film suddenly ended.

Though some plots are not clear and coherent enough, the movie as a whole is innovative.

Hence I would recommend it to those who wanna something new or know more about kung-fu!


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