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On a world light-years from Earth, a beautiful mystic warrior must choose between her people's future and the life of an American astronaut with whom she is in love.

Director:

H. Scott Hughes

Writers:

H. Scott Hughes (screenplay), Patricia C. Hughes (short story) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Yvette Lu ... Sheenyana
Danny Dorosh Danny Dorosh ... Lt. Richard O'Conner
Takahiro Inoue Takahiro Inoue ... Shogoto (as Taka Hiro)
Beverly Wu ... Xionko
Tara Pratt ... Dr. Denise Hanson
Shekhar Paleja ... Lt. Cmdr. Monroe Bellwood (as Shaker Paleja)
Yuki Morita ... Shogami
Amanda Louie Amanda Louie ... Ree
Vincent Ternida Vincent Ternida ... General Doumoku
Richard Hu Richard Hu ... Kyontawa Warrior
Ramil Omosura Ramil Omosura ... Kyontawa Warrior
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stephen Chang ... Wolf Emperor
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Storyline

2057 AD: On a mysterious alien planet, three NASA astronauts discover the human descendents of a lost Asian civilization. Sheenyana (Yvette Lu), a beautiful mystic warrior, engages in a passionate, forbidden affair with Lt. Richard O'Conner (Danny Dorosh). Yet despite her lover's goodness, Sheenyana's psychic visions foretell a coming danger from Earth. When her manipulative rival, Princess Xionko (Beverly Wu), plots to steal American weapons and expose their affair, it nearly costs the princess her life--sparking an intercultural incident that will force Sheenyana before her king (Taka Hiro) to choose between the destiny of her people and the life of the man she loves. Written by H. Scott Hughes, writer/director

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Taglines:

Two Hearts. Two Worlds. See more »


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Official Sites:

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English | Aboriginal

Release Date:

20 September 2008 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

CAD 8,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Vancouver Film School See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (5.1 surround)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Romantic lead Danny Dorosh (Lt. Richard O'Conner), a real-life martial artist, trained Yvette Lu (Sheenyana) how to throw her dagger for a scene in the film - which she learned competently. However, in the final cut, once the dagger leaves her hand, it is replaced by a CGI effect created by Assistant Director Jon Corbiere (who also created the computer graphics seen on Dr. Hanson's medical scanner). See more »

Quotes

Dr. Denise Hanson: Wow. And you know her name.
Lt. Richard O'Conner: She pointed to herself and said 'Sheenyana.'
Lt. Cmdr. Monroe Bellwood: Maybe she just meant, 'Holy shit, aliens.'
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Connections

Spun-off from Crazy Old Woman (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Sheenyana and Ree - A New Beginning
Composed by Yvette Lu & H. Scott Hughes
Performed by Yvette Lu
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