R | | Action, Adventure, Drama
During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.
The largest set ever built for a movie in China.
This will cure your anemia.
Empress Phoenix: I thank His Majesty for his concern.
Emperor Ping: All good medicine tastes bitter.
Emperor Ping: You have excess bile, poor digestion, Yin and Yang are out of balance. That is why you are so infractious, listless and lethargic, and capable of ...
Empress Phoenix: It...
An opening scene states the story takes place in 928 A.D. China during the latter part of the Tang Dynasty, but the Tang Dynasty lasted from around 618 to 907 A.D.
The UK version had to have 4 seconds removed from it to remove illegal horse falls that contravened that country's Cinematograph Films (Animals) Act 1937.
$184,000 24 December 2006