House of Flying Daggers
- 1 hr 59 min
House of Flying Daggers is a 2004 wuxia film. Wuxia is a genre, primarily Chinese, that follows the adventures of martial artists. This film is full of stylized violence, but lacks graphic violence. It has amazing cinematography and was nominated in that category for the 2004 Academy Awards. It can be watched either dubbed or subtitled. House of Flying Daggers differs from a more typical wuxia film in that the romance in the story is a dominant element. This is still a martial arts film, but the love story is an integral part of the plot. This film falls into the action, romance, and drama categories. It could be watched by children, but some of the plot elements might be a little over their head. There are historical political elements to the story, as well as intricate interpersonal relationships.