If you’re a fan of epic war movies, John Woo’s latest Red Cliff should get your attention. It tells the story of a battle in 208 AD that led to the fall of the Han Dynasty. Frankly though, the historical aspect of it doesn’t interest me that much. What does interest me are the massive battle scenes and the visual style, which reminds me of the surprisingly good Jet Li movie Hero. The trailer makes this look like a kick ass movie:
Red Cliffs hits theaters in the States November 20th.