Once Upon a Time (2017)



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Based on the best-selling fantasy novel Three Lives Three Worlds, Ten Miles of Peach Blossoms, ONCE UPON A TIME is a story of epic battles, deep passion, and the powerful forces that drive mortals and gods alike toward revenge, loyalty, and eternal love. Bai Qian, a goddess and monarch from the Heavenly Realms, is sent to the mortal world to undergo a trial to become a High Goddess. There, she meets Ye Hua, with whom she falls in love and marries. When an old enemy reappears in her life, everything she holds dear is threatened.

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Yifei Liu
as Bai Qian / Si Yin / Su Su
Yang Yang
as Ye Hua
Luo Jin
as Zhe Yan
Kevin Yan
as Qing Cang
Gu Xuan
as Xuan Nu

Critic Reviews for Once Upon a Time

All Critics (5) | Top Critics (4)

The TV series version surely makes a lot more sense.

Aug 13, 2017 | Full Review…

A busy, precious epic of profoundly limited imagination, where it doesn't have a vision so much as a shiny color palette.

Aug 11, 2017 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

It's best not to attempt to fathom too much of what goes on in this colorful fantasy-adventure and simply take in its lushly shot and designed visuals, eye-popping effects, lively action and often lovely score.

Aug 10, 2017 | Full Review…

The imaginative visuals upstage the battle scenes and amorous intrigues.

Aug 10, 2017 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

The unquestioned eye-candy feast of 2017.

Aug 11, 2017 | Full Review…

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