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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 ... See full summary »

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John Woo

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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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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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Action | Drama | History | War

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Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

20 November 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Red Cliff II See more »

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Budget:

$80,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$627,047

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$121,059,225
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Sound Mix:

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Exciting
29 April 2011 | by mmushrmSee all my reviews

Red Cliff 2 is a good action pic. Even though we already know the result the movie still manages to keep it exciting and suspenseful. Granted artistic license were probably taken with the story but who cares, its a movie not a historical documentary.

That being said there were a few parts of the movie that defied belief. The shu princess as a spy and how easily she manages to accomplish her mission. The final battle was also some what disappointing, too much CG explosions.

But the biggest thing for me is ........... its NOT a propaganda movie. Thank you John Woo for that. I was expecting a "we must stand together and sacrifices must be made for the country to be united and prosperous" message that we have been getting from most of the Chinese "historical" epics. There wasn't any :) Good movie, good visuals, good acting.


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