We have a contest for our Film Smash readers, courtesy of Well Go USA! Street Date on Jan-8-2013.
Martial Arts Superstar Chow Yun-Fat Returns – THE ASSASSINS – Yifei Liu and Hiroshi Tamaki Also Star in Director Linshan Zhao’s Historical Drama. Three lucky members can win this.
Legendary action hero Chow Yun-Fat (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Dragonball: Evolution) tackles his most demanding role yet in Director Linshan Zhao’s action-adventure film THE ASSASSINS, debuting on Blu-ray™, DVD and Digital January 8th from Well Go USA Entertainment. Also starring Yifei Liu (White Vengeance) and Hiroshi Tamaki (Heavenly Forest), the lavish historical action drama is set in the Three Kingdoms period of Chinese history and focuses on Han Dynasty warlord Cao Cao (Chow Yun-Fat) in his latter years, as he explores the areas of military tactics, love, and the relationship between father and son. Bonus materials in a behind-the-scenes featurette.
During the Three Kingdoms period, Cao Cao stands as the last pillar of power preventing the collapse of the Han throne. Emperor Xian, who sits on that throne, cares more about music and poems than his own power. But behind the Emperor’s disinterest, rumors that Cao Cao wants the throne for himself have driven Emperor Xian to plot Cao Cao’s assassination, a plan that’s been years in the making. An ancient prophecy states that when the four elemental start to align, a new dynasty will arise, and in 221 A.D., they do. With the weakened government and impending omen, Cao Cao has enemies everywhere, and they all want him dead. Someone has been abducting the children of Cao Cao’s dead enemies and training them to be assassins. In 221, they are grown, and sent to infiltrate Bronze Sparrow Tower. When the four stars align over Bronze Sparrow Tower, the struggle for Cao Cao’s life begins …
Behind the Scenes
Want to enter? Here’s how!
1. If you haven’t already, register at our amazing forum HERE
2. Post in this very thread your answer to this simple question;
John Woo was a producer on which Chow Yun Fat Hollywood Debut?
Contest will run until Sunday 1-6-2013, until 11:59 PM EST
Winner will be selected at random and contacted via forum so good luck everybody!
Please keep in mind that international winners will have to have a region free player as we do not know the region coding for this blu-ray
-If a winner doesn’t have a region free player, we will draw another person from the contest.
The Assassins (Tong Que Tai) – Trailer , The Assassins (Tong Que Tai) – Trailer 2 Eng Subbed, The Assassins (Tong Que Tai) – Trailer 3, The Assassins (Tong Que Tai) – Trailer 4, The Assassins (Tong Que Tai) – Clip 1 – Only One Survives, The Assassins (Tong Que Tai) – Clip 2 – An Eye For An Eye, The Assassins (Tong Que Tai) – Clip 3 – When The Stars Will Fall