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Red Cliff II (2009)

Chi bi: Jue zhan tian xia (original title)
Second and final part of an epic tale about a legendary ancient battle that changed the course of China history.

Director:

John Woo

Writers:

John Woo (screenplay), Khan Chan (screenplay) (as Chan Khan) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tony Chiu-Wai Leung ... Zhou Yu (as Tony Chiu Wai Leung)
Takeshi Kaneshiro ... Zhuge Liang
Fengyi Zhang ... Cao Cao
Chen Chang ... Sun Quan
Wei Zhao ... Sun Shangxiang
Jun Hu ... Zhao Yun
Chiling Lin ... Xiao Qiao
Shidô Nakamura ... Gan Xing
Yong You Yong You ... Liu Bei
Baasanjav Mijid Baasanjav Mijid ... Guan Yu
Yong Hou Yong Hou ... Lu Su
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chang Hai Chen Chang Hai Chen ... Qin Seng
Yu Gui Cui Yu Gui Cui ... Xu Chu
Nicole Dionne ... Xiao Qiao (voice)
Xiang Rui Fu Xiang Rui Fu ... Baby Dou
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Storyline

In this sequel to Red Cliff, Chancellor Cao Cao convinces Emperor Xian of the Han to initiate a battle against the two Kingdoms of Shu and Wu, who have become allied forces, against all expectations. Red Cliff will be the site for the gigantic battle. Written by Rene Guillot

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Genres:

Action | Drama | History | War

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Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

20 November 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$80,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$627,047

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$121,059,225
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Goofs

Early in part 2 you can see rubber tires on the gate when it's being opened. See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Just Another Pandora's Box (2010) See more »

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5 April 2009 | by alfxxl01See all my reviews

It's the best strategy film I've seen, except perhaps "The Godfather - trilogy" and it's in many ways similar to the game "Shogun", only this one it's a lot more personal, making you reflect at the never-ending complexity of life.

There are some improbable twists in the movie,but those give it a more personal touch and after all,without those turns, the movie would be plain sad.

The "Art of war" at home, where it was first elaborated and applied - magnificent.

You should definitely see this one.


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