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Zu Warriors (2001)

Shu shan zheng zhuan (original title)
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Between the heaven and the Earth exist the Zu's mountain range, where live the immortals of Omei, the highest mountain of Zu, but the kingdom is in danger by Amnesia, a renegade immortal ... See full summary »

Director:

Hark Tsui

Writers:

Hark Tsui (screenplay), Man Choi Lee (screenplay) (as Liman Choi) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ekin Cheng ... King Sky
Cecilia Cheung ... Dawn / Enigma
Louis Koo ... Red
Patrick Tam ... Thunder
Kelly Lin ... Amnesia
Sammo Kam-Bo Hung ... White Eyebrows
Ziyi Zhang ... Joy (as Zhang Ziyi)
Ng Kong Ng Kong ... Hollow
Jing Wu ... Ying (as Jacky Wu)
Shun Lau ... Master Trascendental (as Lau Shun)
Gang Wu
Tian Zhuo Tian Zhuo
Kai Shi Chen Kai Shi Chen
Kai Kang Kai Kang
Tan Jian Chang Tan Jian Chang
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Storyline

Between the heaven and the Earth exist the Zu's mountain range, where live the immortals of Omei, the highest mountain of Zu, but the kingdom is in danger by Amnesia, a renegade immortal what want to rule Zu and all the world. White Eyebrows, Zu's leader, call to his most experts fighters for to defeat Amnesia until destroy It, but Amnesia hides in the legendary and almost myth Blood Cavern in order to make stronger his powers. While Red, Eyebrows' servant, watches the enter of Blood Cavern, King Sky and the others warriors will try to find a way of exterminate Amnesia with an ancient and powerful mystical swords, hoping to be free of the Amnesia's threat. Written by Chockys

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Taglines:

Surrender Your Illusion , Fight For Your Destiny

Genres:

Action | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for fantasy action violence | See all certifications »
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Trivia

One of three Chinese films acquired by Miramax in 2002 for major U.S. distribution following the success of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000). The other two films were Shaolin Soccer (2001) (Shaolin Soccer) and Hero (2002) (Hero). The latter films were eventually given U.S. theatrical releases in 2004. This film was released straight-to-DVD in August 2005. See more »

Alternate Versions

German version is cut by ca. 25 minutes to shorten running time. See more »

Connections

Spoofs Treasure of the Rudras (1996) See more »

User Reviews

The Greatest Flying Kung-Fu Movie Ever!
2 March 2002 | by rustyangel13See all my reviews

The Greatest "Flying Kung Fu" Movie of all time! And to be quite honest with you, I have no earthly idea what the HELL this movie is about... But it IS very entertaining. Almost every scene is crammed full of computer enhanced visuals and special effects. This is Tsui Hark's "10-Year In The Making" sequel to WARRIORS OF THE ZU MOUNTAINS. And it kicks ass! There's a whole handfull of wires in this one, but you never really get the chance to see them because of all the incredable action scenes that fill this "watching a comic book on the screeen" fiasco of gravity defiance. Since it's obviously based on some Chinese mythology or legend, which I failed to really comprehend, let me just describe it in terms that we can all understand... It's CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON meets THE MATRIX!


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Official Sites:

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Country:

Hong Kong | China

Language:

Mandarin | Cantonese

Release Date:

9 August 2001 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Zu Warriors See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$141,084
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (USA) (dubbed)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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