Bodyguards And Assassins

Bodyguards And Assassins Trailers

Original title 十月圍城
Category Drama, Action, History
UK Release Date
Production year 2009
Production Country
Directors Teddy Chan
Cast Zhou Yun, Donnie Yen, Michelle Reis, Wang Xue-qi, Fan Bingbing, Tony Leung Ka-Fai, Nicholas Tse, Hu Jun, Eric Tsang, Li Yu-Chun, Wang Bo-Chieh, Leon Lai, Jacky Cheung, Simon Yam, Mengke Bateer
Distributor The Associates

Synopsis

Winner of eight honours at the prestigious Hong Kong Film Awards ceremony, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor, Best Action Choreography, Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction, Best Costume and Make-up Design and Best Original Film Score, and the winner of the Best Actor (Wang Xueqi) and Best Supporting Actor (Nicholas Tse) prizes at this year's Asian Film Awards, the epic, period action movie Bodyguards And Assassins is a dramatic fictionalized retelling of the suspenseful events of 1906 that eventually led to the 1911 Xinhai Revolution and the founding of the Republic of China.