Detective Dee and the mystery of the phantom flame [videorecording] / Hua Yi Brothers Media Corporation, Hua Yi Brothers International Ltd. presents ; in association with China Film Co-Production Corporation
DVDs | Indomina | 2011 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD D WORLD (CHINESE)) plus 1 more
[United States] : Indomina, 2011.
1 videodisc (122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, stereo.
Includes Mandarin and dubbed English soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English or French.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Special features: featurettes ; galleries ; international trailer.
Liang Jiahui, Deng Chao, Liu Jialing, Li Bingbing, Liu Dehua, Wu Yaohan, Taidi Luobin, Yao Lu, Liu Jinshan.
Producer, Wang Zhongjun ; screenplay, Zhang Jialu ; producer/director, Tsui Hark ; cinematographer, Chen Zhiying.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence, disturbing images and some sexuality.
A bizarre murder mystery brings together the most powerful woman in China, the soon-to-be-Empress Wu Zetian, and a formerly exiled detective, Dee Renjie, at the infamous Imperial Palace. Hoping he will solve the crime before her coronation, Wu appoints Dee Chief Judge of the Empire and implores him to combine his indisputable wisdom with his unparalleled martial arts skills to save the future of her dynasty. Inspired by the true story of one of the Tang Dynasty's most celebrated officials.
Also known as: Tong tian di guo
Also known as: Di Renjie zhi tong tian di guo
Original title: Di renjie