The Emperor and the Assassin (1998)

Director
Chen Kaige

Main cast
Gong Li; Zhang Fengyi; Zhou Sun; Xiaohe Lü; Wang Zhi-Wen

Genres
Drama, Foreign, History

Description
In pre-unified China, the King of Qin sends his concubine to a rival kingdom to produce an assassin for a political plot, but as the king's cruelty mounts she finds her loyalty faltering.


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