The great magicianStreaming Video - 2013 | Chinese
In the early 1920's, on the streets of Beijing, the nation's most talented performers have gathered to show off their most spectacular skills. The challenge is set: a handsome prize to whomever can reproduce a magic trick called the Eight Immortals' Treat. Zhang Xian (Tony Leung Chiu-wai) appears amidst the waiting crowd and decides to give it a try. So begins a legend of pure magic.Adapted from the Zhang Haifan novel, led by award-winning director Derek Yee and starring the three most powerful stars in Chinese cinema - Tony Leung Chiu-wai, Lau Ching-wan and Zhou Xun, an endearing spectacle of high-spirited action and fantasy.
Audience: Not rated
Publisher: [United States] : Well Go USA : Made available through hoopla, 2013
Branch Call Number: E-VIDEO
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 129 min.)) : sd., col