PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.
James Horner was contracted to write a score to this movie before his death.
The TaoTei will return... when the drums call to battle, the guards leave their posts and take their positions on the Wall... that is our moment.
The film shows a manned balloon being used to hunt the dragons. The first known aeronautical balloon was flown in France in 1783, nearly 700 years later.
Part of the closing credits are a montage of Chinese watercolor paintings depicting scenes/characters from the film.
English, Mandarin, Spanish
$18,469,620 (USA) (19 February 2017)
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