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Three Kingdoms 

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Long story of the rivalry, intrigues and wars of the late Eastern Han Dynasty and the Three Kingdoms period. Based on the classical Chinese novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms and other related sources.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Hewei Yu Hewei Yu ...  Liu Bei 63 episodes
Yi Lu ...  Zhuge Liang 50 episodes
Kai Kang Kai Kang ...  Zhang Fei 47 episodes
Jianbin Chen ...  Cao Cao 46 episodes
Rongguang Yu ...  Guan Yu 43 episodes
Yuan Nie ...  Zhao Yun 35 episodes
Bo Zhang ...  Sun Quan 30 episodes
Guang Yang Guang Yang ...  Cao Ren 28 episodes
Dahong Ni ...  Sima Yi 27 episodes
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Three Kingdoms is a Chinese television series based on the events in the late Eastern Han Dynasty and the Three Kingdoms period. The plot is based on Luo Guanzhong's classical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, the historical text Records of the Three Kingdoms, and other related stories. Written by ZAHI

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Drama | History | War

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Official Sites:

Official site [China]

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China

Language:

Mandarin

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2 May 2010 (China) See more »

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Tan Tam Quoc See more »

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CNY150,000,000 (estimated)
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Zhuge Liang's servant: [speaking to important people visiting Zhuge Liang]
Zhuge Liang's servant: Zhuge Liang knew that important people might come visit him today, therefore he travelled far away.
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Remake of The Romance of Three Kingdoms (1995) See more »

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fascinating
2 August 2017 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

it is one of my favorite series. sure, as inspired adaptation of a remarkable book. for realism. for the portrait of characters. for the fight scenes and for the poetry of image, for the exploration of the essence of power and its fruits, responsibilities, for the vulnerable victories and for the great cinematography, off course, I am profound subjective about it. but , maybe, one of the reasonable explanations, is the flavor of the stories/fairy stories from my youth, discovered in this impressive series. because it is not an answer to Hollywood blockbusters or to historical European series. it is not one of too touching and small Larousse like the South Korean series or demonstration of the seductive honey of the Ottoman past like the Turkish historical series. it is...Chinese. in each scene, detail, dialogue, refreshing air of a classic story in the right manner presented.


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