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God of War

Directed by Gordon Chan
China, 2017
History, War, Drama

Synopsis

During the 16th century, Japanese pirates proliferate along the Chinese coastline. In 1557, the pirates take over Cengang in Zhejiang. After months of futile advances, Commander Yu finally defeats them under the leadership of newly promoted General Qi. The Pirates, however, manage to escape.

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God of War Directed by Gordon Chan

What are people saying?

  • msmichel's rating of the film God of War

    3 June 2017 Nice to see Wenzhuo Zhao back in a lead role (The Blade) but this ho-hum effort from Gordon Chan has little to recommend it otherwise. Tale of determined Chinese soldiers taking on Japanese pirates aided by samurais (!!) is pretty silly throughout though the final battle royale between Zhao and the eldest samurai is quite entertaining. Production values are solid.