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Tai Chi Hero (2012)

Not Rated | | Action, Adventure | 25 October 2012 (China)
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About the early years of Yang Luchan, a Tai chi master. The man who founded Tai Chi in the 19th century and what has now become the most popular Tai Chi style in the world. The second ... See full summary »

Director:

Stephen Fung

Writers:

Chia-Lu Chang (screenplay) (as Chia-lu Chang), Kuo-Fu Chen (story) | 1 more credit »
2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Xiaochao Yuan ... Yang Lu Chan
Qi Shu ... Mother Yang
Tony Ka Fai Leung ... Master Chen Chang Xing
Angelababy ... Chen Yu Niang
Eddie Peng ... Fang Zi Jing
Daniel Wu ... Mad Monk
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Duchet Michael Duchet ... Foreign soldier
Shaofeng Feng ... Chen Zai Yang
Stephen Fung ... Nan
Nikki Hsieh ... Jin Yuner
Peter Stormare ... Duke Fleming
Yin Tse ... the 10th Grandmaster
Di Wu Di Wu ... Chen You Zhi
Jade Xu ... Sister Mahjong
Wei Ai Xuan ... Zhao Di
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Storyline

About the early years of Yang Luchan, a Tai chi master. The man who founded Tai Chi in the 19th century and what has now become the most popular Tai Chi style in the world. The second instalment of the "Tai Chi" trilogy continues the journey of Yang Luchan, a gifted child who helped save a village from soldiers.

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steampunk | sequel | second part | See All (3) »

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Action | Adventure

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

China

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

25 October 2012 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Tai Chi 2: ... do bohatera See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$12,624, 26 April 2013, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$35,067, 26 April 2013

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$18,000,000, 1 May 2013
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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BORING with Fast subtitles!
13 December 2013 | by scottlsSee all my reviews

Yawn!- "Trying" to speed-read the Fast subtitles before they disappeared, distracted from watching the visuals! Nothing missed though, as this Boring/ nonsensical / "hard-to-follow" movie, just went on-and-on....

I took Karate for 15 years, and much of this floating... nonsense, turned me OFF!- At least Van Dammme/Segal/Jet Li/ Bruce Lee movies are believable! If you are into make-believe, then you just Might like it? I just don't understand the good reviews!?

BTW- I prefer even poor-dubbing to subtitles, as I can at least watch what is happening!


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