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Ashes of Time Redux

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Master Hong Kong filmmaker [[Performer~P194627~Wong Kar-Wai~wongkarwai]] directed this lyrical, dream-like martial arts epic. A famously troubled shoot, the film took two years and 40 million dollars to produce (a shocking sum for a national cinema populated with low-budget quickies) and features a virtual who's who of the Hong Kong film world. Conceived as a prequel to the popular martial arts novel The Eagle-Shooting Hero by [[Performer~P317120~Jin Yong~jinyong]], the movie is less a straightforward...more

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