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Sword Master (2016)

San shao ye de jian (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Drama | 9 December 2016 (USA)
Hong Kong cinema giants Derek Yee and Tsui Hark join forces in this 3D martial arts epic, about an elite swordsman who is haunted by his skill, and a challenger who aims to take his place at all costs.

Director:

Tung-Shing Yee

Writers:

Tin Nam Chun, Lung Ku (novel) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kenny Lin ... Hsieh Shao-Feng / Ah Chi
Peter Ho ... Yen Shih-San
Yiyan Jiang Yiyan Jiang ... Mu-Yung Chiu-Ti
Mengjie Jiang Mengjie Jiang ... 'Princess' Hsiao Li
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Moyan Chen Moyan Chen ... Hsieh Shao-Feng (Teen)
Norman Chu ... (as Norman Chiu)
Yifan Hao Yifan Hao
Yifei Hao Yifei Hao
Daichi Harashima Daichi Harashima ... Hsieh Shao-Feng (Juvenile)
Mu Hong Mu Hong ... Madam Mu-Yung
Edward Ku Edward Ku ... Hsieh Shao-Feng (as Caobin Gu)
Kuan-Chung Ku
Jiatong Lai Jiatong Lai ... Nameless
Zhaoxu Lin Zhaoxu Lin
Jamie Luk ... Hsia Hou-Hsing
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Hong Kong cinema giants Derek Yee (TRIPLE TAP) and Tsui Hark (YOUNG DETECTIVE DEE) join forces in this spellbinding martial arts epic about an elite swordsman who is haunted by his deadly skills, and the challenger who aims to take his place at any cost.

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Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

China | Hong Kong

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

9 December 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sword Master See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,570, 16 December 2016, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$70,031, 16 December 2016
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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Very decent movie. You can't even stand for a moment
27 December 2018 | by grewalluckySee all my reviews

Very good movie. Late evening after dinner , relaxing movie. You can't even stand for a moment or get bored. Good place and good character builder movie.


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