EPIC 'DRAGON BLADE' TRAILER
WHEN EAGLE MEETS DRAGON!
There is not much to show you in this postfestive beginning of a new weekend, but, boy oh boy, what little I have is truly epic: first mindblowing trailer for Asian totally epic historical action adventure DRAGON BLADE has been released for the movie which should storm the cinemas around the world next year possibly breaking all kinds of box office records over in China since it is opening there February 19th, the first day of the Lunar New Year's holidays! Directed by Daniel Lee the movie stars Jackie Chan as Huo An, the commander of the Protection Squad of the Western Regions during the legendary Han Dynasty. International stars Adrien Brody and John Cusack are playing Roman soldiers in the film!
ROMAN LEGIONS IN CHINA
With a record breaking budget of $65 million, this absolutely unique movie brings a magnificent mix of ancient Chinese warriors and Roman legions all packed in one epic film! The story revolves around Huo An (Jackie Chan), the commander of the Protection Squad of the Western Regions, who was framed by evil forces and becomes enslaved. On the other hand, a Roman general escapes to China after rescuing the Prince. The heroic duo meet in the Western Desert and a thrilling story unfolds.
ADRIEN BRODY AND JOHN CUSACK
DRAGON BLADE is inspired by a missing legion of Roman soldiers that travelled into China in 48 BCE. John Cusack plays Lucius, a Roman general who led a legion of a 1,000 soldiers into Han Dynasty China. Adrien Brody will play Tiberius, who has assassinated Rome's Consul Crassus and chased after Lucius with a force of 100,000 soldiers. Jackie Chan's character teams up with Lucius to protect China's borders and sovereignty. The movie is inspired by the documented evidence of Roman descendants and Roman ruins in Liqian village in Northwest China's Gansu province during the Han Dynasty.