Movie Title

The Great Magician
The Great Magician

Synopsis

In the early 1920’s, on the streets of Beijing, the nation’s most talented performers have gathered to show off their most spectacular skills. The challenge is set: a handsome prize to whomever can reproduce a magic trick called the Eight Immortals’ Treat. Zhang Xian (Tony Leung Chiu-wai) appears amidst the waiting crowd and decides to give it a try.

So begins a legend of pure magic.

Adapted from the Zhang Haifan novel, led by award-winning director Derek Yee (ONE NITE IN MONGKOK, SHINJUKU INCIDENT) and starring the three most powerful stars in Chinese cinema – Tony Leung Chiu-wai (HERO, RED CLIFF), Lau Ching-wan (MAD DETECTIVE) and Zhou Xun (CLOUD ATLAS), THE GREAT MAGICIAN is an endearing spectacle of high-spirited action and fantasy.

Director:
Derek Yee
Producer:
Albert Yeung Yu, Dong Jeffrey C
Cast:
Tony Leung, Lau Ching-wan, Zhou Xun
Genre:
Action & Adventure, Foreign
Run Time:
129 min.
DVD Release Date:
Mar 19, 2013
Original Language:
Mandarin
Dubbed Language:
English
Subtitle:
English
Extra:
Making THE MAGIC, Trailer
The Great Magician DVD
The Great Magician DVD

UPC:

812491013755

Catalog #:

WGU01375D
The Great Magician Blu-Ray
The Great Magician Blu-Ray

UPC:

812491013762

Catalog #:

WGU01376B