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The Resource Legend of the Black Scorpion, Huayi Brothers Pictures, Media Asia Films present a Huayi Brothers Pictures production in association with China Film Co-Production Corporation, a Fen Xiaogang film ; produced by Wang Zhongjun, John Chong ; screenplay by Sheng Heyu, Qiu Gangjian ; directed by Feng Xiaogang, (DVD videorecording)

Legend of the Black Scorpion, Huayi Brothers Pictures, Media Asia Films present a Huayi Brothers Pictures production in association with China Film Co-Production Corporation, a Fen Xiaogang film ; produced by Wang Zhongjun, John Chong ; screenplay by Sheng Heyu, Qiu Gangjian ; directed by Feng Xiaogang, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Legend of the Black Scorpion
Title
Legend of the Black Scorpion
Statement of responsibility
Huayi Brothers Pictures, Media Asia Films present a Huayi Brothers Pictures production in association with China Film Co-Production Corporation, a Fen Xiaogang film ; produced by Wang Zhongjun, John Chong ; screenplay by Sheng Heyu, Qiu Gangjian ; directed by Feng Xiaogang
Title variation
  • Ye yan
  • Banquet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • chi
  • chi
Summary
Scheming royals and other officials seek to conquer empires and consolidate power to form a single omnipotent dynasty. Meanwhile, a legendary empress who has the fighting skills unparalleled by any man, harbors forbidden desires for her stepson. Set in the Age of Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms, tells the story of a royal court in turmoil including forbidden love, deceit, revenge, overpowering beauty, and greed
Member of
Awards note
  • Venice Film Festival, 2006: Future Film Festival Digital Award - Special Mention (Yiaogang Feng)
  • Hong Kong Film Awards, 2007: Hong Kong Film Award - Best Supporting Actress (Xun Zhou)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Zhang Li ; editor, Liu Miaomiao ; original music, Tan Dun ; production and costume designer, Tim Yip ; visual effects supervisor, Phil Jones ; visual effects producer, Jiang Yanming ; action choreographer, Yuen's Stunt Team
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Film: Mandarin (Dolby 5.1, DTS 5.1) and English (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing ; Special features: Mandarin and English dialogue, English subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Ziyi Zang, Ge You, Daniel Wu, Zhou Xun, Ma Jingwu, Huang Xiaoming
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1979-
  • 1957-
  • 1974-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wang, Zhongjun
  • Chong, John
  • Sheng, Heyu
  • Qiu, Gangjian
  • Feng, Xiaogang
  • Zhang, Ziyi
  • Ge, You
  • Wu, Yanzu
  • Zhou, Xun
  • Ma, Jingwu
  • Huang, Xiaoming
  • Dun, Tan
  • Huayi Brothers Pictures (Firm)
  • Media Asia Films Limited
  • Weinstein Company
Runtime
126
Series statement
Dragon dynasty;
Series volume
24
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Deception
  • Revenge
  • Avarice
  • Feature films
  • Foreign films
  • Epic films
  • Historical films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
  • China
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Legend of the Black Scorpion, Huayi Brothers Pictures, Media Asia Films present a Huayi Brothers Pictures production in association with China Film Co-Production Corporation, a Fen Xiaogang film ; produced by Wang Zhongjun, John Chong ; screenplay by Sheng Heyu, Qiu Gangjian ; directed by Feng Xiaogang, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Disc 1: Feature length audio commentary by Hong Kong cinema expert Bey Logan ; Disc 2: "Master of ceremonies:" an exclusive interview with director Feng Xiaogang; "Warrior Prince:" an exclusive interview with leading man Daniel Wu; the making of Legend of the Black Scorpion; "A dynasty uncovered:" behind the scenes on Legend of the Black Scorpion; trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: Film -- Disc 2: Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Two-disc ultimate ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Isbn
9781594449925
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
796019809917
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
80991
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn190864794
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9 letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Legend of the Black Scorpion, Huayi Brothers Pictures, Media Asia Films present a Huayi Brothers Pictures production in association with China Film Co-Production Corporation, a Fen Xiaogang film ; produced by Wang Zhongjun, John Chong ; screenplay by Sheng Heyu, Qiu Gangjian ; directed by Feng Xiaogang, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Disc 1: Feature length audio commentary by Hong Kong cinema expert Bey Logan ; Disc 2: "Master of ceremonies:" an exclusive interview with director Feng Xiaogang; "Warrior Prince:" an exclusive interview with leading man Daniel Wu; the making of Legend of the Black Scorpion; "A dynasty uncovered:" behind the scenes on Legend of the Black Scorpion; trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: Film -- Disc 2: Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Two-disc ultimate ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (126 min.)
Isbn
9781594449925
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
796019809917
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
80991
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn190864794
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9 letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD

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