House of Flying Daggers (2004)
Genre : Adventure, Drama, Action
Runtime : 1H 59M
Director : Zhang Yimou
In 9th century China, a corrupt government wages war against a rebel army called the Flying Daggers. A romantic warrior breaks a beautiful rebel out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.
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