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The Thousand Faces of Dunjia 

(奇門遁甲)
 
Awards:

Nominations:
2018 (12th) Asian Film Awards- Best Costume Design, Best Visual Effects

2018 (37th) Hong Kong Film Awards- Best Editing, Best Action Choreography

 

 
Synopsis:

“The Thousand Faces of Dunjia” is a Chinese action fantasy which features the collaboration of legendary action choreographer/director, YUEN Wo-ping(“Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny”, 2016) and writer/producer TSUI Hark (“Seven Swords”, 2005).  Packed with exciting martial arts and special visual effects, the film accounts a group of warriors with supernatural abilities, who protect humankind from a terrifying paranormal creature.  The talented cast includes Aarif LEE (“Kung Fu Yoga”, 2017), ZHOU Dongyu (“This Is Not What I Expected”, 2017), DA Peng (“See You Tomorrow”, 2016) and NI Ni (“Fleet of Time”, 2014).  With the combination of martial arts, romance and fantasy, “The Thousand Faces of Dunjia” is a must-see action adventure for the audiences.

During the Northern Song Dynasty, Dao (Aarif LEE) – a naïve young constable – accidentally stumbles upon an underground society called the Wuyinmen. Each Wuyinmen member has supernatural abilities, and are hiding under different disguises.  Dao learns that the society’s leader has been missing for some time, and that anyone who inherits the leader’s power can become the successor.

One day, Wuyinmen member Zhuge (DA Peng)returns with Yuan (ZHOU Dongyu), a young girl who may be the new leader that the society members have been waiting for.  Meanwhile, a paranormal creature with terrifying powers has been waiting for its chance to destroy mankind.  To ensure the safety of the world, the extraordinary warriors of the Wuyinmen are ready to join force to take down the creature.

 

 

 
Cast: Aarif LEE, ZHOU Dongyu, NI Ni, DA Peng, WU Bai
Director: YUEN Wo-ping
Duration (min) : 133min (tbc), Th/Ed
Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Language: Mandarin
Subtitles: Chinese and English/ English
 

Territory:

Origin:

Year:

 

Worldwide except China

China, Hong Kong

2017