samskivert: House of Flying Daggers (3)

30 January 2005

No doubt, Yimou Zhang is a big fan of Shakespeare. He seems intent on steering his films down a path where everyone has no choice but to die. At least it’s a stunningly beautiful path, and when they do meet their mortal end, it’s in a battle of epic poportion.

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