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Zhongkui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal (2015)

Zhong Kui fu mo: Xue yao mo ling (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Fantasy, Romance | 19 February 2015 (China)
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Legendary Chinese anti-hero Zhong Kui, a young man endowed with mysterious powers who is forced into a battle among the realms of Heaven, Earth and Hell in the course of his attempt to save his countrymen and the woman he loves.

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Peter Pau, Tianyu Zhao

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Junli Guo, Lei Jin (as Ray Lei Jin) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kun Chen ... Zhong Kui / Demon King
Bingbing Li ... Snow Girl / Little Snow
Winston Chao ... Zhang Daoxian
Zishan Yang ... Zhong Ling
Bei-Er Bao ... Du Ping (as Beier Bao)
Jike Junyi Jike Junyi ... Yi Wei (as Jike Junyi) (as Summer Jike)
Huan Huang Huan Huang ... Nine-Tailed Fox
Wenbo Luo Wenbo Luo ... White Fox
Yidi Hou Yidi Hou ... Red Fox
Madina Memet Madina Memet ... Yellow Fox (as Maidina)
Jiao Ren ... Green Snake (as Zhiyi Ren)
Xiangyi Ma Xiangyi Ma ... Demon Girl
Quniciren ... Demon Girl
Anqi Liu Anqi Liu ... Demon Girl
Yun Chen Yun Chen ... Demon Girl
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Legendary Chinese anti-hero Zhong Kui, a young man endowed with mysterious powers who is forced into a battle among the realms of Heaven, Earth and Hell in the course of his attempt to save his countrymen and the woman he loves.

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

China | Hong Kong | USA

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

19 February 2015 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal See more »

Filming Locations:

Zhejiang, China

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Box Office

Budget:

$26,400,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$73,817, 1 March 2015

Gross USA:

$165,428

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$64,325,947
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Soundtracks

To the Flame Like a Moth (Fen Bu Gu Shen)
Performed by Liu Huan & Jike Junyi
Composed by Javier Navarrete
Orchestrated By, Conductor Nicholas Dodd
(p) 2006 OMM Productions, S.L.
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Beautiful Movie
30 October 2015 | by WildWombattSee all my reviews

All movies has it's flaws, but besides that, Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal is a visually-pleasing movie. The CGI isn't perfect, but it does its job. It most certainly is better than other Chinese movies when it comes to the animations.

The story is mostly a drama/fantasy surrounding the subject of heaven and hell, demons and gods. I didn't really enjoy the movie at the start, but I'm glad I watched through the entire film.

The movie itself is good, and the story line stays interesting and entertaining. I would definitely recommend trying this movie out especially if you love mythical creatures.


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