Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame

It has been 5 years since Tsui Hark last directed wuxia genre action flick. But for fans of wuxia genre Hong Kong flicks, the name should still be enough to pique interest. To mark the 25th anniversary of Film Workshop and its 50th production, Tsui Hark directed Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame. Dubbed as the Sherlock Holmes of ancient China, Detective Dee (Di RenJie) is profound with his skill in investigating crimes and he is sort of animals whisperer. The movie featured Andy Lau, Carina Lau, Li Bing Bing, and Tony Leung Ka Fai. Action choreograph is directed by Sammo Hung. This will be the 3rd time Andy Lau and Li Bing Bing starred on feature films. Schedule to release on October 1st, 2010, Detective Dee and the Mystery of Phantom Flame will be distributed by Huayi Brothers.
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