Warriors of Virtue: The Return to Tao

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  • PG
  • 2004
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 3.6  (298)

Warriors of Virtue: The Return to Tao is a 2002 action-adventure film directed by Michael Vickerman. The film is a sequel to the 1997 film Warriors of Virtue. Set in the modern world, the film follows the adventures of Ryan Jeffers (Nathan Phillips), a teenager who is transported to the mystical land of Tao. In Tao, Ryan encounters the five titular Warriors of Virtue – anthropomorphic animals embodying the traditional virtues of righteousness, benevolence, propriety, wisdom, and sincerity – and finds himself embroiled in a battle against the evil sorcerer, Komodo.

The film features an impressive cast, including Kevin Smith as the voice of Komodo, Nina Liu as Princess Yin, and the martial arts choreographer, Donnie Yen as Master Chung.

The plot revolves around Ryan's journey to Tao and his quest to help the Warriors of Virtue save their land from the evil Komodo. Along the way, Ryan learns valuable lessons about courage, loyalty, and selflessness as he battles alongside the warriors.

As Ryan learns more about Tao and the Virtues they embody, he discovers that he possesses the Virtue of Courage within himself. He begins to use these newfound strengths to help the Warriors of Virtue in their fight against Komodo's army. Together, they work towards finding the hidden key that will unlock a powerful force to save Tao.

The film is filled with incredible martial arts action sequences and breathtaking stunts. Donnie Yen's choreography adds a unique flavor to the movie's fight scenes, which are wonderfully executed by the cast.

The mix of live-action and CGI elements adds an immersive quality to the film. The animal characters are especially well-designed, and the CGI work feels seamlessly integrated with the live-action footage.

Throughout the film, viewers will be drawn to the fantastic performances by the cast. Nathan Phillips gives a great performance as Ryan, bringing a natural charm and likability to the character. Kevin Smith does a remarkable job as the voice of Komodo, bringing sinister menace to the character.

With an exhilarating musical score composed by Don Davis, Warriors of Virtue: The Return to Tao is a thrilling experience that will entertain audiences of all ages.

In conclusion, Warriors of Virtue: The Return to Tao is a lively and action-packed adventure that will delight fans of martial arts movies and those who enjoy immersive, fantastical worlds rich with traditional values. With its engaging cast, impressive fight scenes, and gorgeous visuals, this movie is definitely one to watch.

Warriors of Virtue: The Return to Tao is a 2004 fantasy movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 3.6.

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    1 hr 30 min
  • IMDB Rating
    3.6  (298)