House of Flying DaggersClosed Captioning
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"Prepare your eyes for popping," in this "martial-arts fireball that throws in a lyrical love story, headspinning fights and dazzling surprises" (Rolling Stone). "A gorgeous entertainment" (A.O. Scott, New York Times). Mei is an exotic, beautiful blind dancer, associated with a dangerous revolutionary gang, known as the House of Flying Daggers. Captured by officers of the decadent Tang Dynasty, Mei finds herself both threatened - and attracted - to the most unusual circumstances. Here, her heart and loyalties battle each other, amid warriors in the treetops and dazzling combat - the likes of which have never before been seen!
Movie Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes
- Reviews Counted: 167
- Fresh: 147
- Rotten: 20
- Average Rating: 7.8/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: Like an extraordinary-looking but intellectually limited fashion model.
Fresh: It's the ravishment of romance, adventure, nobility, betrayal, all those big, primary-colored old-fashioned movie emotions.
Fresh: Zhang ... mixes old-school inventiveness with cutting-edge special effects.
Fresh: We get a movie that's easy to look at but that leaves us emotionally cold.
Just a note
Just a note to potential buyers: This movie is subbed so if you dont like reading subtitles while watching, you might not enjoy it as much. But it's still a great movie, and I suggest you watch it subbed or not.
A SPECTACULAR TREAT
This is a great movie. Both visually and vocaly. Shot beautifuly full of visual feasts and the actors delivor. If you like this move check out Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon. GREAT MOVIE.
Hey Ya'll, this film RULES!
Best martial arts mythological film since Crouching Tiger. Buy it now!!
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- Genre: Action & Adventure
- Released: 2004
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