TURANDOT MOVIE ADAPTATION
Your trusted spy was the first one to inform you that China was turning Giacomo Puccini's TURANDOT opera into a film starring Guan Xiaotong and Dylan Sprouse and now we are also among the first ones to present you with the first trailer and character posters for this extravaganza of an action adventure film! The movie, which was produced under the helm of Xiaolong Zheng, also stars legendary French stars Sophie Marceau and Vincent Perez alongside Asian stars Hu Jun, Collin Chou and Lin Siyi! The film which was shot back in 2018 had its world premiere over at Shanghai
International Film Festival back in June, but does not still have an official release date in China nor rest of the world. Check out the trailer below and tell us what you think.
|Vincent Perez and Sophie Marceau also star in the film|
TURANDOT EPIC ADVENTURE
a fantasy romance, follows Princess Turandot (Guan Xiaotong), who is cursed by a mysterious power emanating from three Mazovian bracelets that
were given to her as birthday gifts. The life
draining effects of the bracelets cause the princess to become cruel,
and gradually she loses her humanity.
Foreign princes who
come to court her must solve three riddles, one for each bracelet, and
only then will she be freed from the power of the bracelets. In the
event any of the questions is answered incorrectly, the attempted solver
be put to death. One day, Calaf (Dylan Sprouse), an ordinary
citizen, risks his life to answer the riddles to save her and
inadvertently uncovers his own extraordinary past.
|Xialong Zheng directed the epic fantasy adventure|
|The film is based on one of Puccini's most famous operas|
|Turandot was shot back in 2018 and then went into postproduction|