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The Warlords

8 Ratings: 3.8
Chinese Epic with Jet Li and Andy Lau

The Warlords, previously known as The Blood Brothers (simplified Chinese: 投名状; traditional Chinese: 投名狀; pinyin: tóu míng zhuàng), is a 2007 award-winning Chinese/Hong Kong epic war film directed … see full wiki

4 reviews about The Warlords
Quick Tip by . June 11, 2010
Awesome book and history, Good read.
review by . January 25, 2009
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         THE WARLORDS (2007) is an ambitious film directed by Peter Chan, one of Hong Kong's known filmmakers. This film has a very impressive cast in Jet Li (Fearless), Andy Lau (Infernal Affairs) and Takeshi Kaneshiro (Returner). This period epic is loosely based on Chang Cheh's classic; BLOOD BROTHERS. I've seen a lot of Chinese epics and thankfully "The Warlords" is not a part of the colorful, overindulgent film geared towards U.S. audiences. …
Quick Tip by . March 16, 2010
posted in ASIANatomy
The spectacular 2008 Chinese Epic is about to be released in U.S. theaters April 2.
Quick Tip by . March 15, 2010
posted in Reel Overseas
Very gritty and nice characterization, one of the best historical epic from China/Hong Kong.
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