About the film
martial arts samurai magic time travel impersonating a police officer police uniform stolen
Release Date: April 17, 2014
|Genres||:||Adventure, Action, Science Fiction, Comedy, Fantasy|
|Production Companies||:||China 3D Digital Entertainment, Quidam Studios, Zhongmeng Century Media, Beijing ShengShi HuaRei Film Investment & Management Co.|
|Producers||:||Donnie Yen, Huang Jianxin, Christopher Sun Lap Key|
|Writers||:||Lam Fung, Mark Wu|
In the Ming Dynasty, there lives four orphans, Ying, Sao, Yuanlong and Niehu. Raised in Taoyuan Village, the four are as closed as brothers. Their exceptional martial arts skills allows them to reach the highest rank within the imperial guards. After the four successfully killed the Japanese troop leader, the Emperor orders Ying to escort the Golden Wheel of Time from Sindu (now India) back to the capital, which is said to have the power of time travel and foresee into the future. Now in 2013, Squire Tang, funded by a mysterious financer, digs up three ancient icemen from the outskirt of China; they are Ying, Sao and Niehu. As he is transferring the icemen to Hong Kong for further studies, the vehicle involves in a traffic accident which, unexpectedly, defrosts Ying...