Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
Done In 60 Seconds Competition 2015
Guide To Marvel's Infinity War
The Making Of The West Wing
Get 12 Issues For Only £25 Today
The perfect gift this Christmas
London Film Festival 2014
Our round-up of the galas, films and interviews
Future Films
FILM DETAILS
Click poster to enlarge
More posters to select


Release
TBC
Certificate
Cast
Hiroyuki Sanada, Jang Dong-Kun, Cecilia Cheung
Director(s)
Chen Kaige
Screenwriter(s)

FILM A FUTURE FILM



By Letter
# A B C D E
F G H I J K
L M N O P Q
R S T U V W
X Y Z

By Genre

By Date



OUT TBC

The Promise

Genres Action, Romance

Film synopsis Three men fall in love with a beautiful princess, ensuring that their fates are intertwined forever.

USER POLL
How excited are you about The Promise? Login or register first to vote now.
0%
0%
0%
25%
62%
12%
I'd rather eat my own feet!
Not really my thing, sorry
I might wait for the DVD
Looks good, count me in
Hell yes, I'm booking now!
Best. Film. Ever.

THE PROMISE NEWS

Have Your Say
To tell us what you think of The Promise login or register first.


Your Comments

RE: The Promise Fails To Beat Flying Daggers
Nope apparantly it is quite weak.  I loved Kagie Chen after the excellent/beautiful/epic l, My Concubineis is awful, as bad as the american effort he did, Killing Me Softly. Which is a shame, cause I think Farewell was one of the best film of the 90's alongside Raise the Red Lantern.  More

Posted by Deviation at 00:55, 19 April 2009 | Report This Post

RE: The Promise Fails To Beat Flying Daggers
i saw this trailer years ago and its only now coming to region2! where's it been? any other verdicts on it?  More

Posted by richCie at 21:54, 18 April 2009 | Report This Post

The Promise Fails To Beat Flying Daggers
After waiting possibly over a year for this to come out I inevitably took up the task at searching for this on the internet and eventually bought it off CDWOW. My initial reaction...this is certainly not the quality of Zang Yimou's films in fact its quite different. More fantasy than martial arts but even the fantasy fails to capture the story. Some bad (and one terrible) visual effects and dodgy acting just drops this film even more. However this has its moments with the main two leads (the pri More

Posted by Filmfreak666 at 19:30, 17 November 2007 | Report This Post

SUBSCRIPTION OFFERS

SAVE UP TO 48% GET 12 ISSUES FOR ONLY £25
Get the best seat in the house by subscribing to the world's biggest movie magazine today. Save up to 69% and every month you'll get exclusive subscriber-only covers, access to the biggest stars and the best news, reviews and behind-the-scenes reports straight from the set. Click here to find the perfect offer for you


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Empire's Farewell To Middle-Earth Issue:
Guest -Edited By Peter Jackson

The countdown to Empire's stunning new issue begins here...

Josh Hutcherson On The Hunger Games Phenomenon
'I've done my fair share of young adult material now'

What Is A Squidward? A Beginner's Guide To SpongeBob SquarePants
If you aren’t already a massive fan, prepare to become one

Classic Feature: Gods Among Us - Robert De Niro
The heavyweight champion of character immersion, explosive rage and jawdropping subtleties

Empire Meets Thelma Schoonmaker
On editing Scorsese, GoodFellas and a life in film

5 Possible Captain America: Civil War Roles For Daniel Brühl
Failing a Red Skull return, here are some Marvel villains the actor could play...

Kit Harington On How To Train Your Dragon 2
As the sequel hits home entertainment, we talk to the Game Of Thrones star

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save money on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)