Category Archives: wuxia video

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny TRAILER

Umm….Well, I hope the English was just for the trailer because if it’s all in English instead of Chinese with subtitles, then….:/ The whole thing looked pretty bad to me. Fighting looked okay, but that CGI… We’ll see, I guess.

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The Assassin Official English Trailer

The international trailer for Hou Hsiao-hsien’s The Assassin is now out. Check it out below:

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Ending Song to The Assassin (2015)

Listen to the song that plays at the end of Hou Hsiao-hsien’s The Assassin (2015). This movie will have a limited release in the US on October 16. It will be shown at the New York Film Festival Oct. 9, … Continue reading

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The Assassin Prequel Animated Short Film

Here is a neat animated short film called “The Assassin Prequel”, showing Nie Yinniang’s training before receiving her mission which makes up the main plot of the upcoming film The Assassin.

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The Assassin (刺客聶隱娘) Official Trailer – 2015

Looks like it’s going to be a lot different from the original Tang dynasty story… Releases 8/27 in China, 8/28 in Taiwan.

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Wuxia Documentary Previews

Below are a couple clips from an upcoming documentary on the history and development of wuxia literature in Taiwan. No word yet on when the documentary will be ready for release. Below each video I have posted a rough translation, … Continue reading

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