Dragon Blade

2015, Action/History, 1h 43m

48 Reviews 2,500+ Ratings

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Dragon Blade is beautifully staged and choreographed, but between the battles, its talented cast is overwhelmed by a dull story and choppy editing. Read critic reviews

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An exiled Chinese general (Jackie Chan) offers shelter to a renegade Roman (John Cusack) and his legion, then becomes involved in the soldier's dispute with Rome's villainous consul (Adrien Brody).

Cast & Crew

John Cusack
Gen. Lucius
Adrien Brody
Consul Tiberius
Lin Peng
Cold Moon
Vanness Wu
Christian
Lorie Pester
Persian Queen
Daniel Lee
Screenwriter
Jackie Chan
Executive Producer
Zhongjun Wang
Executive Producer
Ren Zhonglun
Executive Producer
Zhou Maofei
Executive Producer
Tony Cheung
Cinematographer
Chi Wai Yau
Film Editor
Henry Lai Wan-Man
Original Music
Daniel Lee
Production Design
Eddy Wong
Art Director
Ge Yinan
Set Decoration
Thomas Chong
Costume Designer
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  • Nov 30, 2019
    A rather poor historical epic, Dragon Blade is more myth than history, and it's not told very well. Set in 50 BC, a rogue Roman legion on the run seeks shelter at the Wild Geese Gate at the end of the Silk Road, connecting Europe and Asia, in exchange for help in finishing the outpost's construction. The film is extremely heavy-handed with its theme of unity and working together, going so far as to have soldiers bond over a dance-like competition. And the dialog is just as thudding and ham-fisted. The bad acting doesn't help either, though leads Jackie Chan, John Cusack, and Adrien Brody do what they can. Also, Chan's fight choreography/directing is pretty good and delivers a number of exciting action sequences. Dragon Blade has its moments, but it tries too hard and ends up being a mess.
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