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.
Tagline: Unspeakable secrets are hidden within the Forbidden City.
Cast: Chen Jin, Chow Yun-fat, Gong Li, Jay Chou, Li Man, Liu Ye, Ni Dahong, Qin Junjie
Director: Zhang Yimou
Country: China, Hong Kong
Budget: $ 45.000.000,00
Revenue: $ 78.568.977,00