White Haired Witch

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  • NR
  • 2014
  • 1 hr 44 min
  • 5.3  (1,828)

The movie White Haired Witch from 2014 is a Chinese martial arts romance film directed by Jacob Cheung. The movie portrays a classic tale of revenge, political intrigue, and forbidden love in Ming dynasty-era China. It stars Bingbing Fan, Xiaoming Huang, and Wenzhuo Zhao in the leading roles. The story of White Haired Witch takes place during the reign of the Wanli Emperor (1572-1620) in China. The Wanli Emperor is a historical figure known for his long and troubled reign. The movie follows the story of a young woman named Lian Nishang (Bingbing Fan), who is accused of killing her father and exiled from her hometown. She ends up in Qingzhou, a town ruled by a corrupt governor named Zhuo Zhonglian (Wenzhuo Zhao).

In Qingzhou, Lian meets a charismatic rebel leader named Zhou Yihang (Xiaoming Huang), who is leading a resistance against the governor's oppressive regime. Lian befriends Zhou and his followers and offers to help them in their cause. As Lian and Zhou work together, they start to develop feelings for each other. However, their love is complicated by their differing backgrounds and political alliances.

Meanwhile, the governor is plotting against Zhou and his rebels. He hires a notorious assassin named Jin Duyi (Nicholas Tse) to eliminate Zhou and his followers. Jin Duyi is a skilled fighter and has a reputation of being invincible. He is also known as the "White Haired Witch" because of his unique fighting style and his long white hair.

As the tensions between the rebels and the governor escalate, Lian finds herself caught in the middle of a power struggle. She must decide whom to trust and whom to help. Lian's loyalties are tested when she discovers a shocking truth about her father's death and realizes that the governor is not the only one who wants Zhou dead.

The movie White Haired Witch from 2014 is visually stunning and features several impressive action sequences. The fight scenes are choreographed by legendary martial arts choreographer Yuen Woo-ping, who has worked on movies like The Matrix and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The movie also has a beautiful score composed by Peter Kam.

Bingbing Fan delivers a strong performance as Lian Nishang. She portrays her character with depth and nuance, effectively conveying her emotional journey. Xiaoming Huang is equally impressive as Zhou Yihang, the rebel leader. He brings a sense of charisma and intensity to the character, making him a compelling protagonist. Wenzhuo Zhao is convincing as the corrupt governor, and Nicholas Tse shines in his supporting role as the White Haired Witch.

Overall, White Haired Witch is an enjoyable and engaging movie that combines elements of romance, action, and drama. It has a well-written plot, well-developed characters, and impressive visuals. The movie is a must-watch for fans of the martial arts genre and those who enjoy historical dramas.

White Haired Witch is a 2014 fantasy movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 44 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.3.

White Haired Witch
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    5.3  (1,828)