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2,601 Ratings

House of Flying Daggers

Shi mian mai fu

Directed by Zhang Yimou
Hong Kong, 2004
Action, Romance


The year is 859 AD and China’s Tang Dynasty is in decline. Anarchic armies have formed in protest and are locked in battle with the corrupt government. The most revered and powerful army is ‘The House of Flying Daggers’.

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House of Flying Daggers Directed by Zhang Yimou

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival


Academy Awards

2005 | Nominee: Best Achievement in Cinematography

Toronto International Film Festival


San Sebastián International Film Festival


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