The Promise

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  • PG-13
The Promise is a 2005 Chinese epic fantasy film directed by Chen Kaige, starring Jang Dong-gun, Hiroyuki Sanada, Cecilia Cheung, and Nicholas Tse. It is loosely adapted from The Kunlun Slave, a wuxia romance story written by Pei Xing in the ninth... read more
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The Promise is a 2005 Chinese epic fantasy film directed by Chen Kaige, starring Jang Dong-gun, Hiroyuki Sanada, Cecilia Cheung, and Nicholas Tse. It is loosely adapted from The Kunlun Slave, a wuxia romance story written by Pei Xing in the ninth century during the Tang dynasty. Responses to the film were mainly mixed to negative.

Original Release

12/15/2005

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Cast

Cecilia Cheung Princess Qingcheng
Hong Chen Goddess Manshen / Goddess Manshen (as Hong Chen)
Hiroyuki Sanada General Guangming
Nicholas Tse Wuhuan
Qian Cheng The Emperor
Calvin Yu Ye Li (as Xiao Wei Yu)
Chun-Xiao Princess Qingcheng (voice)
Xiaotong Guan Young Qingcheng
Shi Lei Young Wuhuan
Toby Leonard Moore Wuhan (voice)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Kaige Chen

Writers

Kaige Chen, Tan Cheung

Cast

Cecilia Cheung Princess Qingcheng
Hong Chen Goddess Manshen / Goddess Manshen (as Hong Chen)
Hiroyuki Sanada General Guangming
Nicholas Tse Wuhuan
Qian Cheng The Emperor
Calvin Yu Ye Li (as Xiao Wei Yu)
Chun-Xiao Princess Qingcheng (voice)
Xiaotong Guan Young Qingcheng
Shi Lei Young Wuhuan
Toby Leonard Moore Wuhan (voice)
Peng Lu General in red
Qian Po One-Eye
Anthony Brandon Wong (voice) (as Anthony Wong)

Producers

Buting Yang Executive Producer
Dong-ju Kim Producer
Ernst Etchie Stroh Producer
Dong-ming Shi Producer
Hong Chen Producer
Sanping Han Producer
Wang Zhang Producer
2006 Golden Globe Best Foreign Language Film Nominated
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