Donnie Yen; actor, action director, fashion icon, martial arts master, national hero, the frozen one. Iceman aka Iceman Cometh is a story about two Ming Dynasty brocade guards who become frozen in ice during a fight. After their preserved bodies are discovered centuries later, they are transported to Hong Kong for further scientific research. This is a $200 million HKD remake of Yuen Biao’s 1989 film The Iceman Cometh. A sequel is already in the works. The street date is set for November 11th, 2014 on Blu-ray & DVD from Well Go USA.
Synopsis: A Ming Dynasty palace guard – wrongly accused of a murder – is being hunted by his three sworn brothers and all four get accidentally buried and kept frozen in time during a battle. 400 years later, they are defrosted and continue the battle while adjusting to modern day life. A Ming Dynasty palace guard – wrongly accused of a murder – is hunted by three sworn brothers bent on revenge. All four are accidentally buried, frozen in time at the height of battle. 400 years later, they are defrosted and resume their mortal struggle…while also adjusting to modern-day life.
Iceman has a run time of approximately 104 minutes and is rated R.
Starring Donnie Yen, Eva Huang, Andrew Dasz, Wang Baoqiang & Mark Wu. Directed By Law Wing Cheong.