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3.6
640 Ratings

Red Cliff

Chi bi

Directed by John Woo
China, 2008
Drama, Action

Synopsis

In the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minister Cao Cao convinces the fickle Emperor that the only way to unite all of China is to declare war on the kingdoms to the west and the south. Thus the battle begins… Starring Asian superstars Tony Leung, Takeshi Kaneshiro, and Zhao Wei.

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Red Cliff Directed by John Woo

Awards & Festivals

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

Hong Kong Film Awards

2009 | 5 wins including: Best Art Direction

2009 | 10 nominations including: Best Supporting Actress

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