Sacrifice

Overview

Chen Kaige, acclaimed director of Farewell, My Concubine, weaves this lavish period drama inspired by the classic stage play Orphan of Zhao, which tells the tale of a Yuan Dynasty prince whose fate will determine the future of an entire nation. As the ruthless General Tuan Wang Xueqi seizes the Zhao throne and wipes out the entire monarchy, noble doctor Cheng Ying Ge You makes the ultimate sacrifice to save the newborn Zhao prince. In the years that follow Cheng raises the crown prince as his own, naming General ...
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Overview

Chen Kaige, acclaimed director of Farewell, My Concubine, weaves this lavish period drama inspired by the classic stage play Orphan of Zhao, which tells the tale of a Yuan Dynasty prince whose fate will determine the future of an entire nation. As the ruthless General Tuan Wang Xueqi seizes the Zhao throne and wipes out the entire monarchy, noble doctor Cheng Ying Ge You makes the ultimate sacrifice to save the newborn Zhao prince. In the years that follow Cheng raises the crown prince as his own, naming General Tuan as his godfather and biding his time until the boy comes of age. Eventually, the Zhao heir apparent gains access to the royal palace, where his true destiny awaits.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/4/2012
  • UPC: 883476091211
  • Original Release: 2010
  • Rating:

  • Source: Indomina
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Language: English
  • Time: 2:07:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 61,436

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ge You Cheng Ying
Wang Xueqi Tu'an Gu
Huang Xiaoming Han Jue
Fan Bingbing Zhuang Ji
Hai Qing Cheng Ying's Wife
Zhang Fengyi Sir Gongsun
Zhao Wenzhuo Zhao Shuo
Bao Guoan Zhao Dun
Wang Han The Orphan of Zhao (child)
Zhao Wenhao The Orphan of Zhao (youth)
Peng Bo Ling Gong
Wang Jingsong Advisor
Arthur Chen The Young King
Dong Wenjun Ling Zhe
Li Dongxue Timi Ming
Li Geng Noodle-eating Man
Liu Yajing Patient
Zhao Shili Messenger
Technical Credits
Chen Kaige Director, Screenwriter
Li Baoliang Stunts
Huang Bin Associate Producer
Wang Danrong Sound/Sound Designer
Zhang Fan Special Effects
Zhang Fu Associate Producer
Gu Guoqing Producer
Chen Hong Executive Producer, Producer
Qin Hong Executive Producer, Producer
Wang Hua Makeup
Derek Hui Editor
Liu Ying Makeup
Huang Peizhi Special Effects
Gao Qiang Stunts
Sun Qijun Associate Producer
Liu Qing Production Designer
Zeng Qinghuai Consultant/advisor
Long Qiuyun Producer
Chen Rao Producer
Ma Shangyou Score Composer
Wang Shaoshuai Special Effects
Yang Shu Cinematographer
Hu Suping Consultant/advisor
Tang Tengfei Stunts
Chen Tongxun Costumes/Costume Designer
Wang Wei Makeup Special Effects
Fu Wenxia Associate Producer
Wei Winbin Consultant/advisor
Jiang Xiaojun Makeup
Han Xiaonan Stunts
Tian Xiaoxi Art Director
Sun Xinyue Makeup
Liu Ye Makeup Special Effects
Wu Yonglun Stunts
Ren Zhonglun Producer
Chen Zhoufei Camera Operator
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Sacrifice
1. Back From War [11:08]
2. Fate [9:48]
3. Flee [11:16]
4. Newborn [11:18]
5. Save The Children [12:33]
6. Life Worse Than Death [5:45]
7. School [7:05]
8. Mother [12:13]
9. Battle [12:28]
10. Proof [10:07]
11. Avenge His Death [7:14]
12. End Credits [11:40]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Sacrifice
   Play Movie
   Scene Selection
   Set Up
      Audio
         Cantonese 5.1 Dolby Digital
         English 2.0 Dolby Digital
      Subtitles
         English
         Subtitles: Off
   Special Features
      International Trailer
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