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Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters ….

Do not meddle in the affairs of wizards, for they are subtle and quick to anger  J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring oh! … brief An ongoing rivalry between two tribes living in the Empire, the Ice Tribe and the Fire Tribe is the basis of this Chinese drama. When a visiting prince from the Fire tribe is mysteriously killed after planting something in …

Sex, lies, and …. poison

Gold and Jade adorn the outside, but within all is dark and rotting Chinese saying oh! … flashback You cannot write about this film without writing about its writer and director, Zhang Yimou, a world-renowned Chinese film director, producer, actor and former cinematographer. He has won countless awards across the globe and received international acclaim for his amazing productions and following the directing of the …