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The Swordsman in Double Flag Town

Shuang-Qi-Zhen daoke

directed by He Ping
China 1991
  • 91 min
4 Ratings


Exceptional in quality and style among Chinese wuxia films. It is no coincidence that this was filmed after the Tiananmen clampdowns. Unique characters, atmospheric images of vast, dusty lands, and a happy marriage between 5th Generation cinema and the Western.