Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame

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"The Fate of an Empire Is in His Hands"
  • PG-13
  • 2011
  • 2 hr 2 min
  • 6.6  (10,660)
  • 75

Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame is a mystery action film that was made in Hong Kong. Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame takes place during the Chinese Tang Dynasty. In order to mark a special occasion the government decides to erect a massive Buddha statue, but they quickly learn that a mysterious force is killing persons involved with the construction of the statue. This leads to Di Renjie appointing a number of detectives to solve the problems, and he also attempts to resolve the matter on his own. Di Renjie also decides to fight the murders by himself, and this leads to a number of highly stylized fight scenes. Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame was directed by Hark Tsui. The film was written by Chia-lu Chang, Kuo-fu Chen, and the original storyline was written by Lin Qianyu. The film features Tony Leung Ka Fai, Chao Deng, and Carina Lau. The choreography for the film was done by Sammo Hung.

Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame
Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame (Trailer 1)
Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 2 min 12 sec

Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Q & A With Director Tsui Hark
Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Q & A With Director Tsui Hark

Behind the Scenes - 1 min 55 sec

Edetective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Fire
Edetective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Fire

Clip - 1 min 42 sec

Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Surprise
Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Surprise

Clip - 1 min

Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Chains
Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Chains

Clip - 54 sec

Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Arrows
Detective Dee And The Mystery Of The Phantom Flame: Arrows

Clip - 1 min 42 sec

Description
Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame is a mystery action film that was made in Hong Kong. Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame takes place during the Chinese Tang Dynasty. In order to mark a special occasion the government decides to erect a massive Buddha statue, but they quickly learn that a mysterious force is killing persons involved with the construction of the statue. This leads to Di Renjie appointing a number of detectives to solve the problems, and he also attempts to resolve the matter on his own. Di Renjie also decides to fight the murders by himself, and this leads to a number of highly stylized fight scenes.

Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame was directed by Hark Tsui. The film was written by Chia-lu Chang, Kuo-fu Chen, and the original storyline was written by Lin Qianyu. The film features Tony Leung Ka Fai, Chao Deng, and Carina Lau. The choreography for the film was done by Sammo Hung.

Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame is a 2011 action movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 2 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6 and a MetaScore of 75.

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  • Release Date
    2011
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    2 hr 2 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (10,660)
  • Metascore
    75