Based on the classic martial arts novel by Liang Yusheng, it evolves around a pair of star-crossed lovers -- a devilish outlaw (Fan Bingbing) and the righteous Taoist leader (Huang Xiaoming), and their love that could change the fate of the nation.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Action, Romance And Wuxia Majesty Highlight The New Trailer For THE WHITE HAIRED WITCH OF LUNAR MOUNTAIN
The new trailer arrives well over a year since the film's five-month shoot before announcing its wrap in April of last year. Produced by Huang Jianxin, the film is the latest 3D adaptation of author Liang Yusheng's classic 1950's novel since its earlier adaptations through TV and film, most notably actress Bridgette Lin memorable role as the lead character in the 1993 Ronny Yu helmer, The Bride With White Hair and its sequel from helmer David Wu. The film is also billed as one of the most highly anticipated movies to date with Fan getting more screentime with actor Huang Xiaoming since their previous roles in Chen Kaige's 2010 film, Sacrifice.
Action cinema veteran Vincent Zhao rounds out the cast with Wang Xuebing, Shera Li, Mark Du, and Nicholas Tse for the film's April 25, 2014 release in China.