New film portrays ancient story
Updated: 2011-12-01 11:09
The historical Chinese film White Vengeance, directed by Daniel Lee and starring Leon Lai, Feng Shaofeng, Zhang Hanyu, Jordan Chan, Anthony Wong and Liu Yifei, opened in Chinese theaters on Nov 29.
Based on events that occurred in 206 BC, the film depicts how Liu Bang, who would later establish the Han Dynasty (206 BC-AD 220), escapes a banquet where his enemies plot to assassinate him. Leon Lai plays Liu Bang, and Feng Shaofeng portrays Xiang Yu.
China Daily - CRI