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A nanomaterials expert sees a mysterious countdown superimposed in his field of vision and finds himself under military investigation. To unravel the mystery, he enters the VR game "Three ... See full summary »

Director:

Fanfan Zhang

Writers:

Cixin Liu (novel) (as Liu Cixin), Chunyu Song (screenplay)

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Updated: 23 November 2016
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Cast

Credited cast:
Shaofeng Feng ... Prof. Wang Miao (as Siu-fung Fung)
Jingchu Zhang ... Ye - Wenjie
Gang Wu ... Shi Qiang
Yan Tang ... Sheng, Yufei
Chun Du ... Wei Cheng
Hans Zhang ... Pan Han
Guangbei Zhang Guangbei Zhang ... Major General Chang Weisi
David E. Woodley ... Mike Evans
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Markus Silbiger ... Boatman
Darren Grosvenor Darren Grosvenor ... French Ambassador
Randall Lowell Randall Lowell ... Prof. Tonny
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Storyline

A nanomaterials expert sees a mysterious countdown superimposed in his field of vision and finds himself under military investigation. To unravel the mystery, he enters the VR game "Three Body" developed by a secret organization ETO, and discovers the truth behind the deaths of dozens of scientists and a tragedy from the days of the Cultural Revolution. Written by Melancholia

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Official Sites:

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Country:

China

Language:

Chinese

Also Known As:

San Ti See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

CNY210,000,000 (estimated)
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Based on the novel of the same name. The three-body problem is also the first translated novel to win a Hugo award (2015). See more »

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